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USED Hydraulic Dredge No. 5

Non Self-Propelled Dustpan Suction Dredge:
  • Built in 1909 at Iowa Marine Repair Keokuk IA.
  • Launched in 1909
  • Placed in service by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as Etna
  • Etna worked primarly on the Mississippi River
  • Renamed USED Hydraulic Dredge No. 5, date unknown
  • Assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers District unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 218 T.
    Length 115'
    Beam 30'
    Draft 2'7"
    Speed unknown
    Range unknown
    Fuel Capacity unknown
    Machinery unknown

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    119k USED Etna, dredging in close quarters at Quincy, Il. in June 1911
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Steamboat collection
    John Spivey

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