Pusey and Jones Corporation photographs

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This digital collection includes more than 2,100 of the approximately 6,700 images in the Pusey & Jones Photograph Collection. Pusey and Jones specialized in ship and machine building. Pusey and Jones Company's main facility was located in Wilmington, Delaware on the Christina River. The collection has not been digitized in its entirety. For a detailed description of the entire collection, click here to view the catalog record.

    Image: Cape Diamond built for U.S. Maritime Commission, 1943. Click to view.

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Ash, Coal & Water Barge #14, built for the U.S. Navy
Length: 80 feet. Beam: 30 feet. Depth: 7 feet Engs. #915 & 916 Completed 5 1/2 & 12x8.
The tugboat, Harriet, built for Christiana Navigation Co.
Length: 70 feet. Beam: 18 feet. Depth: 7 feet 6 in. - Scotch Boiler Eng. #907 -12 in. x 24 in. x 18 in. Water tower in background.
U.S. Engineer's Boat, Delaware, Hull 279
Length: 87 feet. Breadth 17 feet 6 in. Depth: 7 feet 6 in. Engine 20 in. x 20 in.
The tugboat, General Padilla, Hull 140, built for T. Amsink & Co.
Length: 75 feet. Beam: 17 feet. Depth: 7 feet 9 in. Engine #484. Engine: direct acting surface condensing 22 in. diameter 24 in. stroke
The tugboat, Taurus, Hull 176
Length: 60 feet 4 in. Beam: 16 feet. Depth: 7 feet 4 in. Engine #597.
The tugboat, Colon, built for The Spanish River Co.
Length: 90 feet. Beam: 20 feet. Depth: 10 feet Engine #831.
The steamer, Compton built for North State Improvement Company
Length: 85 feet. Beam: 24 feet. Depth: 7 feet 6 in. Engine #810.
Steel tugboat, Elisa, built for Bartram Bros. for San Domingo
Length: 46 feet. Beam: 14 feet. Depth: 5 feet 6 in. Eng. #866, 10 in. x 12 in.
The tugboat, Triton
Length: 82 feet. Beam: 16 feet. Depth: 6 feet 6 in. Engine #873.
The steamer, Hattie Fullerton, built for Sears & Co., Para, Brazil
Length: 93 feet. Beam: 18 feet 6 in. Depth: 9 feet 5 in. F&A. Completed. Engine 17 in. & 32 in. x 28 in. No. 721.
Tugboat, Miraflores, built for Isthmian Canan Commission
Contract 1184 - 1909-11-02. Length: 118 feet. Beam: 15 feet. Depth: 9 feet 3 in.
Tugboat, Miraflores, built for Isthmian Canan Commission
Contract 1184 - 1909-11-02. Length: 118 feet. Beam: 15 feet. Depth: 9 feet 3 in. Engine 13 in. x 21 in. x 32 in./24 in.

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