Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
LOOKOUT, a stern wheel towboat with a wood hull (110 ft. x 25 ft. x 4 ft.) was built by Howard in 1896 for U.S. Engineers in the Chattanooga district. She was rebuilt in 1915 (137.7 ft. x 25.6 ft. x 4.3 ft.) and then retired in 1923.
Two automobiles are parked at a lookout in Shawnee Park in Louisville, Kentucky. The paved lot is surrounded by trimmed grass and some trees and bushes. In the background is the Ohio River and the shoreline of Indiana.
Air pollution; Rivers; Boats; Transportation; Military facilities
Address: River Road and Fourth Street, Louisville, Kentucky. A boat comes out of the covered shelter of the U.S. Coast Guard station. A man in a white cap is seated at the front of the boat and two men in dark uniforms are standing at the rear of...