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Missouri
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C.R. Suter (1885-?)


Snagboat:
  • Laid down in 1885 at Rees & Sons Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Renamed Missouri
  • Delivered in 1888
  • Placed in service by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as C.R. Suter
  • Final Disposition, burned, 29 July 1928, at Gasconade, MO.
    Specifications:
    Displacement 510 t.
    Length 187'
    Beam 52'
    Draft 7'
    Speed 5mph upsteam, 12mph downstream
    Complement unknown
    Propulsion, steam
    100psi boilers
    two sidewheels

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    C.R. Suter
    303200101
    51k
    Namesake
    Maj. Charles Russell Suter, Superintendent of Western Rivers 1873-1877.
    US Army photo # 15120-A-CE999-122, courtesy U.S. Military Academy Archives, West Point, N.Y.
    US Army Corps of Engineers

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