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Home > New York > Staten Island (subdivision) > Shooters Island, Ships Graveyard, Vessel No. 37, Newark Bay, Staten Island (subdivision), Richmond County, NY



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Aerial View, Looking North, Showing Covered Barge (vessel 37) In Center Of Picture With Four Hatches Showing In Superstructure Charles Wisniewski, Photographer, January 1985
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Aerial View, Looking North, Showing Covered Barge (vessel 37) In Center Of Picture With Four Hatches Showing In Superstructure Charles Wisniewski, Photographer, January 1985
Aerial View, Looking Northwest, Showing Top, Side, And Rear View Of Vessel 37 Superstructure Charles Wisniewski, Photographer, January 1985
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Aerial View, Looking Northwest, Showing Top, Side, And Rear View Of Vessel 37 Superstructure Charles Wisniewski, Photographer, January 1985
View, Looking East, Showing Bow End Of Vessel 37, Stern Of Vessel 38 With Collapsing Living Quarters To Right Susan Kardas, Photographer, November 1984
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View, Looking East, Showing Bow End Of Vessel 37, Stern Of Vessel 38 With Collapsing Living Quarters To Right Susan Kardas, Photographer, November 1984
Photocopy Of Photograph
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Photocopy Of Photograph
View, Looking North, Showing Rear Wall, Cleat And Single Bit On Stern Deck Of Vessel 37 Edward Larrabee, Photographer, December 1984
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View, Looking North, Showing Rear Wall, Cleat And Single Bit On Stern Deck Of Vessel 37 Edward Larrabee, Photographer, December 1984
View, Looking East, Toward Stern Along Port Side, Iron Stove Cage In Center, Small Door In Stern Bulkhead At Right Rear That Leads To Living Quarters And Stern Deck Edward Larrabee, Photographer, December 1984
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View, Looking East, Toward Stern Along Port Side, Iron Stove Cage In Center, Small Door In Stern Bulkhead At Right Rear That Leads To Living Quarters And Stern Deck Edward Larrabee, Photographer, December 1984
View, Looking Northeast, Showing Rear T-brace
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View, Looking Northeast, Showing Rear T-brace
Photocopy Of Photograph
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Photocopy Of Photograph


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Location
Newark Bay, Staten Island (subdivision), NY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER NY-162-A
Building/structure dates: 1923 initial construction
Significance: Vessel Number 37 is a relatively well-preserved covered barge with living quarters for the operators of the barge, a stove cage for heating and ice boxes for cooling the protected cargo. This vessel is typical of a once-common type which was significant in harbor lighterage, and has now virtually diasppeared.

Subjects
Barges
Cargo Ships


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. AERIAL VIEW, LOOKING NORTH, SHOWING COVERED BARGE (VESSEL 37) IN CENTER OF PICTURE WITH FOUR HATCHES SHOWING IN SUPERSTRUCTURE Charles Wisniewski, photographer, January 1985
2. AERIAL VIEW, LOOKING NORTHWEST, SHOWING TOP, SIDE, AND REAR VIEW OF VESSEL 37 SUPERSTRUCTURE Charles Wisniewski, photographer, January 1985
3. VIEW, LOOKING EAST, SHOWING BOW END OF VESSEL 37, STERN OF VESSEL 38 WITH COLLAPSING LIVING QUARTERS TO RIGHT Susan Kardas, photographer, November 1984
4. Photocopy of photograph. VIEW, LOOKING WEST, SHOWING STERN OF VESSEL 37 Susan Kardas, photographer, December 1985
5. VIEW, LOOKING NORTH, SHOWING REAR WALL, CLEAT AND SINGLE BIT ON STERN DECK OF VESSEL 37 Edward Larrabee, photographer, December 1984
6. VIEW, LOOKING EAST, TOWARD STERN ALONG PORT SIDE, IRON STOVE CAGE IN CENTER, SMALL DOOR IN STERN BULKHEAD AT RIGHT REAR THAT LEADS TO LIVING QUARTERS AND STERN DECK Edward Larrabee, photographer, December 1984
7. VIEW, LOOKING NORTHEAST, SHOWING REAR T-BRACE. Photocopy of photograph. Susan Kardas, photographer, December 1984
8. Photocopy of photograph. VIEW, LOOKING NORTHEAST, SHOWING ICE BOX AT REAR OF CARGO SPACE Susan Kardas, photographer, December 1984


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