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Forum: Steamboats & History 02-28-2010, 06:06 PM
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Posted By Steve Huffman
No, I wasn't speaking against Marietta at all. ...

No, I wasn't speaking against Marietta at all. As you say, the reason she had to go was because of her owner... (often email, and forums like these, are difficult for conveying 100% of what is...
Forum: Steamboats & History 02-27-2010, 09:31 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Steve Huffman
Casey, what you are saying about uneven snow...

Casey, what you are saying about uneven snow load possibly causing a list that would force an opening in the hull underwater, is exactly what I also stated as a possibility.

Still, as someone...
Forum: Steamboats & History 02-23-2010, 01:15 PM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Steve Huffman
That crossed my mind as well. I hope it wasn't...

That crossed my mind as well. I hope it wasn't another insurance scam. That would be just too sad to think about, with so many historic boats lost in recent years. Like Lexie said, we'll probably...
Forum: Steamboats & History 02-23-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 12,296
Posted By Steve Huffman
Maybe I'm the only one, but I'm having trouble...

Maybe I'm the only one, but I'm having trouble buying the theory of "snow load" as the cause of the Becky's sinking. Has there been enough time to do an actual investigation? How do they know for...
Forum: Steamboats & History 02-22-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 65
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Posted By Steve Huffman
Bobbie Harrison (owner of the diesel sternwheel...

Bobbie Harrison (owner of the diesel sternwheel towboat SEWICKLEY) is up in that area, and had a crane barge. Not sure what he is up to these days. Of course, Jim Zubik's River Salvage dock is...
Forum: Steamboats & History 02-22-2010, 12:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 12,296
Posted By Steve Huffman
I just read the news about the Becky in another...

I just read the news about the Becky in another email group I belong to. Very sad. I wonder if she had some leaks that required automatic bilge pumps when she was still at Marietta(?). At Neville...
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