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NavSource Online: Army Ship Photo Archive
Built in 1899 at Cincinnati, OH. for the US Army Corps of Engineers
Launched in 1899
Christened and and put into service as USED Emerald in 1899
Emerald was a small single deck one-stack towboat assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District
USED Emerald worked on the Kentucky, Green and Barren rivers
In 1915 her dimensions were increase to 76'8" x 14' x 3'3"
Retired from Army service, date unknown
Sold in 1918 to unknown buyer, renamed Sailor Boy
Resold in 1920 to CAPT. Ino F. Klein
Final Disposition, stranded at Madison, IN. 28 March 1920
Hull Depth unknown
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||USED Emerald moored, date and location unknown
University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Digital Library.
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Last Updated 23 July 2021
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