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USED Towboat Boscobel

Sidewheel Towboat:
  • Built in 1888 at Portage, Wisconsin
  • Launched in 1888
  • Purchased by the US Army Engineers, date unknown
  • Christened, commissioned and placed in service, date unknown, as USED Towboat Boscobel
  • Assigned to the US Army Engineers District, unknown
  • USED Boscobel worked on the Wisconsin River
  • Retired from US Army service, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, abandoned
    Displacement unknown
    Length unknown
    Beam unknown
    Hull Depth unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Crew unknown
    steam engine(s)
    two sidewheels

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    134k USED Towboat Boscobel with crew on deck while tied up to a riverbank, date and location unknown
    University of Wisconsin-Madison LaCrosse Historical Steamboat Collection
    John Spivey

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