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USED Towboat Daniel Boone (I)

Sternwheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1913 at as a wooden steamer by USED at Gasconade, MO.
  • Launched in 1913
  • Christened, commissioned and placed in service in 1913 by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers as USED Daniel Boone
  • Assigned to the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Kansas City District
  • Daniel Boone worked on the Missouri River
  • Final Disposition, wrecked in ice at Kansas City, MO. in 1925
    Displacement unknown
    Length 117.5'
    Beam 22'
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft 4'
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    steam engine(s)
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    Daniel Boone
    77k USED Towboat Daniel Boone moored pierside on the Missouri River, date and location unknown
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Steamboat Photograph Collection
    John Spivey
    Daniel Boone
    81k USED Towboat Daniel Boone tied up on the Missouri River, circa 1925. This may have been when she was lost by ice at Missouri City, MO.
    Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library
    John Spivey

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