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NavSource Online: Army Ship Photo Archive
Non Self-propelled Dredge:
Built in 1924 at Rochester, PA.
Launched, in 1924
Delivered in 1924 and placed in service by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as Allegheny
Placed out of service in 1946
Sold to Rivercoal, Inc. in 1946, renamed King Coal
Sold to Candler & Bass, Inc. in 1949
Sold to L.A. Wells Construction Co. in 1950
Sold to Esco Dredge & Fill Corp. 1961
Sold to Marine Salvage, Ltd. of Canada in 1970
Removed from documentation, September/October, 1970, as \"Sold Foreign-British\".
Final Disposition, departed Cleveland, OH, 14 September 1970, in tow of tug Herbert A. in tandem with scow AFT, for scrapping at Port
Colborne. Sank late 14 September 1970, less than a mile off shore, just west of Fairport, Ohio, Lake Erie.
Displacement 323 t.
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||Ex-Allegheny being moved, 14 September 1970, by tug Herbert A. enroute to Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada for
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