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USED Towboat Graham
USED Towboat H.M. Graham (1906 - 1907)

Sternwheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1879 as the towboat H.M. Graham by James Rees and Sons Co., Axton Yard, Brownsville, PA. for a Mr. Kress
  • Launched in 1879
  • Delivered to Mr. Kress in 1879 for service on the Allegheny River
  • Sold to the Mississippi River Commission in 1884
  • Re-assigned in 1906 to the U.S. Army Engineers Memphis District
  • Commissioned US Army Towboat USED H.M. Graham
  • Snagged near Greenville, MS. in January 1906
  • Raised, name shortened to Graham in 1907
  • Retired from U.S. Army service, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, lost in ice at Barfield, AR., 21 January 1918
    Displacement unknown
    Length 118'
    Beam 21'
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft 3.5'
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    Propulsion steam
    Steam engine(s)

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    H.M. Graham
    110k Towboat H.M. Graham tied up to a river bank, date and location unknown
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Historical Steamboat Collection
    John Spivey

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