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Old 08-17-2006, 08:59 AM
Ted Guillaum Ted Guillaum is offline
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nashville, TN
Posts: 250

I will venture a guess as to the name of the boat. It has been more years than I can remember since I saw the boat down there in the weeds. The last time I saw it the cabins were still intact and the wooden pilot wheel was in the pilot house. Iíll admit way back then I was tempted to try to "liberate" the wheel but never got up the nerve to go aboard since I did not know who owned the thing. The Chickasaw was a paddle wheeler that moved stone from the Mulzer stone quarry at Derby, Indiana. I remember seeing her in operation when I was a kid back in the 50í-60ís while fishing on the riverbank. So my vote is for the Chickasaw.
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