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USED Dredge Zeta

Non Self-Propeller Dustpan Dredge:
  • Built in 1898 as the Dredge Zeta for the US Army Corps of Engineers at Rippley Boat, Grafton, IL.
  • Launched 1898
  • Delivered and placed in service in 1898
  • USED Zeta was assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers New Orleans District
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 871 t.
    Length 167'
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Dredging Pump Motors unknown
    Dredging Depth unknown
    Complement unknown
    Propulsion none

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    92k USED Dredge Zeta hulled out of the water on builders ways, date and location unknown
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Steamboat gallery
    John Spivey
    58k USED Dredge Zeta moored, date and location unknown US Army Corps of Engineers UACE Digital Library
    65k Agitator Dredge USED Zeta being towed by US Army Corps of Engineers towboat Chisca in Whiskey Bay, Atchafalaya River Channel Rectification Project, 27 January 1933.
    US Army Corp of Engineers New Orleans District photo.
    John Spivey

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