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Barges, Boats, and Logs on Waterfront

Description: Photograph of a water front along a pier. A large wharf with workers wearing hats standing on it is pulling up a large log. In the background are barges .
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Oil Rig on Ship]

Description: Photograph of a large oil rig positioned on top of a ship in open water. Stationed next to the ship is a barge and a tugboat.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Derrick and Vessel

Description: Photograph of a large derrick over a water vessel next to a dock. Hanging from the derrick is a piece of the vessel.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Barge P9016 with Workers and Tugboats

Description: Photograph of Barge P9016 with a derrick and several barge workers on top of it. There are two tugboats, one behind the barge and one in front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge "DC-150"]

Description: Photograph of barge "DC-510" stationed at dock. Next to the barge is a building and there are more buildings visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barges and Oil Derricks]

Description: Photograph of barges positioned next to one another and oil derricks on top of the barges in Levingston Shipyard. The barge in the foreground was a pipe laying barge built in 1969. It has two gantry cranes, one on each side of the barge and a center control tower. The shipyard was located in the northwest corner of the Island. The buildings in the background belong to the Lutcher & Moore Lumber Company.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge 289]

Description: Photograph of a large barge in open water that was just launched sideways from the island at Levingston shipyard. The barge is surrounded by other nearby barges and tugboats. The buildings in the background are American Bridge Division of US Steel at the time, now Signal International. The view is looking northeast.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Two Barges in Water]

Description: Photograph of two barges. There is a large crane named Golden Rule mounted on one of the barges. Used in the oil induatry, some of these barge cranes were built by Levingston. Others came to Levingston to be serviced, or have maintenance work performed. The other barge tied along side of the crane barge is believed to be a cable operated ferry barge used at Levingston Shipyard to ferry men and equipment to and from the main shipbuilding area on the island. It was later replaced with a barge bridge which spanned the entire width of the river allowing uninterrupted flow of men and equipment to and from the island.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge "Pelican"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge, "Pelican" being pushed by a tugboat in open water. There is a large crane on the barge and the shipyard is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Ship "Izumi Maru Tokyo" at Dock]

Description: Photograph of a ship being constructed on a platform near water. There are large cranes above the ship and scaffolding surrounds the ship. The ship "Izumi Maru Tokyo" is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge "DC-510"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge, "DC-510." The barge is standing in the middle of open water and there are several unidentifiable buildings visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Rear of Ship "A. Mackenzie"]

Description: Photograph of a large ship named "A. Mackenzie" being worked on. Scaffolding and a crane surround the ship. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Repair activities, U.S. Army engineers dredge, 'A. Mackenzie', in drydock at Levingston."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Barge on Water]

Description: Photograph of a large oil barge in the middle of open water. Printed on the front of the photograph is, "L.S.C. #50 - Hull 602, Steel Oil Barge, 264'x50'x10'-3", Completed June 7, 1959."
Date: unknown
Creator: Business Men's Studio
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "Don McMahon"]

Description: Photograph of the submersible inland drilling barge named "Don McMahon" being pulled by two tug boats. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 614, Submersible inland drilling barge, 'Don McMahon', Built for McNisco, Inc., Completed 5-5-59, 188'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[ESSO Barges #29 and #30]

Description: Photograph of two barges being pushed by a tugboat into open water. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 635 Lead Barge 'ESSO Barge #29', LSC Hull No. 636 Trailing Barge 'ESSO Barge #30', Both completed 3-22-52, 250'-9"x41'-9"x18'-6"."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[CBC 135 and Canal Barge Co.]

Description: Photograph of a large chemical barge labeled "CBC 135." Behind the barge is a boat with a sign "Canal Barge Co." A Levingston Shipbuilding sign is visible in the background. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "Chemical Barge, Built for Canal Barge Co., Inc., Completed 5-16-61, 123'x50'x14'-6"."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Pipe Lay Barge "Bar 289"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge being launched into water, creating a splash. Several boats, barges, and unidentifiable buildings surround the barge. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 679, Pipe Lay Barge 'Bar 289', Built for Brown & Root Marine Operators, Completed 5-6-69, 350'x71'x22'-6"."
Date: unknown
Creator: Levingston Photograph
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge Slay]

Description: Photograph of a large drilling barge being towed by two tug boats in open water. Painted on the side of the barge is, "Wheless Drilling Company Drilling Barge Slay."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "Don McMahon"]

Description: Photograph of the submersible inland drilling barge named "Don McMahon". Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 614, Submersible inland drilling barge, 'Don McMahon', Built for McNisco, Inc., Completed 5-5-59, 188'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge "W.F. Youngblood"]

Description: Photograph of a large barge named "W.F. Youngblood" with a tall oil derrick on top. The sign on the side of the barge reads, "Producers Drilling Co., Inc., Drilling Barge W.F. Youngblood." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 588, Inland Drilling Barge, 'W.F. Youngblood', Built for Mid-Continent Supply Co., Completed 6-15-57, 185'x50'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[ESSO Barge No. 30]

Description: Photograph of a large barge being pushed by a tugboat. Painted on the side of the barge is, "ESSO Barge No. 30." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 636 'ESSO Barge No. 30', Completed 3-22-62, 250'-9"x41'-9"x18'-6"."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Drilling Barge Slay]

Description: Photograph of a large drilling barge being towed by two tug boats in open water. Painted on the side of the barge is, "Wheless Drilling Company Drilling Barge Slay." Handwritten on the back of the photograph is, "LSC Hull No. 615, Inland Drill Rig 'Slay', Built for Wheless Drilling Co., Completed 7-10-59, 175'x46'x12'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum