mentions the HORNET NO. 2 several times between
July 1901. The
1901 entries are documented in the photos above.
wrote as follows:
1, 1901 4 Lower River Boats on the Ways at one time
Iron Sides - Joseph Walton - Sam Clarke - and Valiant - Steamers
Hornet #2 and Exporter in the River.
20, 1901 Steamer Hornet #2 on the cradles at the rivers edge for
Cylinder Timbers Job, new ones
you can see in the photos above the HORNET NO. 2 is at the rivers edge, ready
for new "Cylinder Timbers Job." This entry
is one of the few that JW made in his journal that has photos that
specifically document it.
see additional photos of
at Elizabeth Marine Ways, click here.