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USED Towboat Enterprise

Sternwheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1882 as the wooden sternwheel steamer Enterprise at Beardstown, IL.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Commissioned in 1882 as USED Towboat Enterprise
  • Assigned to the Corp of Engineers Districts on the Illinois River
  • Retired from Army service, date unknown, (Listed in USE service at Kempville, IL. until 1896)
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 80.6"'
    Beam 20'
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft 3'
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    steam engine(s)

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    81k USED Towboat Enterprise underway near Hartford City, WV., 12 December 1896.
    W.S. Pollock Collection, Photo by Thornton Barrette.
    Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library
    John Spivey

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