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USED Towboat Gillette

Sternwheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1926 at Nashville Bridge, Nashville, TN.
  • Launched in 1926
  • Christened, commissioned and placed in service in 1926 by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as USED Towboat Gillette
  • Assigned to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District
  • Retired from US Army service, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 107t.
    Length 80'
    Beam unknown
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    Propulsion diesel-electric
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    119k USED Towboat Gillette tied up alongside a barge, date and location unknown.
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Historic Steamboat Collection
    John Spivey
    101k USED Towboat Gillette tied up to a river bank, date and location unknown
    University of West Virginia West Virginia and Regional History Center
    John Spivey

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