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NavSource Online: Army Ship Photo Archive
USED Towboat Daniel Boone (II)
Built in 1925 as the steel hull towboat Daniel Boone by USED at Gasconade, MO.
Launched in 1925
Christened, commissioned and placed in service in 1925 by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers as USED Daniel Boone
Assigned to the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Omaha District
Daniel Boone worked on the Missouri River and Mississippi River
Retired from Army service, circa 1940
Sold to Waterways Transportation Inc. of St. Louis in 1940
Final Disposition, dismantled, hull sold to Phillips Petroleum Co. in 1943, used as a barge at their tank farm below East St. Louis, Il.
Hull Depth unknown
two reciprocating steam engines, 9's stroke 4½ ft.
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||USED Towboat Daniel Boone (II) at Gasconade, Mo. in 1926
University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Steamboat Photograph Collection
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