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USED George S. Nutt
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USED Lookout (II) (1924 - 1926)


Sternwheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1924 at Ward Engineering Co., Charleston, WV. as the towboat Lookout
  • Launched in 1924
  • Delivered to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1924
  • Christened, commissioned and placed in service in 1924 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as USED Towboat Lookout
  • Lookout was originally assigned to service on the Tennessee River
  • Re-assigned in 1927 to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District
  • Renamed USED George S. Nutt in 1927
  • Retired from U.S. Army service in 1937
  • Sold in 1937, renamed Admiral
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 365t.
    Length 136'6"
    Beam 29'
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    Propulsion
    two compound steam engines, cylinders 10 inches and 18 inches with a 6-foot stroke
    sternwheel
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    USED Towboat Lookout (II)
    Lookout (II)
    303015402
    66k USED Towboat Lookout (II) tied up to a riverbank, date and location unknown
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Historical Steamboat Collection
    John Spivey
    USED Towboat George S. Nutt
    George S. Nutt
    303015401
    72k USED Towboat George S. Nutt underway, date and location unknown
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Historical Steamboat Collection
    John Spivey

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