Pacific Marine Review Volume 9-10

Pacific Marine Review Volume 9-10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1912 edition. Excerpt: ...ferryboat, knocked down and shipped to Pacific Coast May 10, 1912. "Sonoma" and "Ontaria," sea tugs, 1,120 tons; speed, 14 knots; engines, reciprocating; I. H. P., 1,800; owners, U. S. Government; delivered. Two Car Floats, 100 gross tons; owners, New York Central Railroad Company; delivered. "Rayo" and "Eldegunda," 3,663 gross tons; speed, 12 knots; engines, reciprocating; I. H. P., 1,800; type, bulk oil; owners, Standard Oil Company; trade, coast; delivered. "Gulfoil," 5,188 gross tons; speed, 13 knots; engines, reciprocating; I. H. P., 2,500; type, bulk oil; owners, Gulf Refining Company; delivered. "Washington Irving," gross tonnage 3,800; speed, 18 knots; engines, vertical side wheel; I. H. P., 6,000; type, side wheel passenger steamer; owoers, Hudson River Day Line. "Poontoon," 800 tons, tor U. S. Government. Car Float, 1,000 gross tons; delivered. "Middlereh," gross tonnage 4,727; speed, 12 knots; engines, reciprocating; I. H. P., 2,100; type, collier; owners, Boston Coastwise Steamship Company; delivered. "Norfolk," gross tonnage 3,700; speed, 11 knots; engines, 3 cyl. triple; I, H. P., 1,750; type, collier; owners, Boston Coastwise Steamship Company; delivered. Seven vessels in addition to the above are still on the stocks to be launched during the next three or four months. The Argentine battleship and a Chinese cruiser are now in the water fitting out. The New York Shipbuilding Company have-sent the following answers to the questions asked: A. "Yes"; B. "Not at all"; C. "No"; D. "A marked progress in the use of oil instead of coal as fuel"; E. 'Four thousand." Manitowoc Shipbuilding and Drydock Company, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 886 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 44mm | 1,551g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236576047
  • 9781236576040