Souvenir of Roach"s shipyard

the Delaware River iron shipbuilding and engine works, Chester, Pa.
  • 73 Pages
  • 4.87 MB
  • English
U. G. Duffield, Franklin printing company , New York, Philadelphia
Delaware River iron shipbuilding and engine works, Chester
ContributionsSproul, William Cameron, 1870-
LC ClassificationsVM301 .D4
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 3-71 (i.e. 73), [1] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6594995M
LC Control Number17005072

Get this from a library. Souvenir of Roach's shipyard, the Delaware River Iron Shipbuilding and Engine Works, Chester, Pa. [Ulysses Grant Duffield, pub.; William C Sproul]. Souvenir of Roach's shipyard, the Delaware River Iron Shipbuilding and Engine Works, Chester, Pa.

New York: U.G. Duffield, c Browse this collection. Browse Individual Records in this Title. Table of Contents. Front matter; Title page; Souvenir of Roachs Shipyard. The Delaware River iron shipbuilding and engine works. The book is subtitled "The years as naval contractor, " but in fact it covers the whole life of Roach, from his birth to a struggling Irish working class family, his migration to the US at the age of sixteen and his years as an employee of James P.

Allaire, his later career as proprietor of the Etna Irons Works and Morgan Iron Works before he even owned his shipyard, and then through /5(3). A Chester Times article mentions a lady who recalled that in this was known as Sinex Shipyard.

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Roach's Shipyard operated from It then became the Delaware River Iron Shipbuilding Works. The location of Roach's Shipyard later became the location of the Ford Motor Company assembly plant. Souvenir of Roach's Shipyard, The Delaware River Iron Shipbuilding and Engine Works (Philadelphia: Franklin Printing Company, c); The Chester Compass, June ; Arden Skidmore, "Roach Shipyard Had Far-Reaching Fame," Delaware County Daily.

Souvenir of Roach's Shipyard, the Delaware River Iron Shipbuilding and Engine Works, Chester, Pa Family History Library The public good our only aim: history of the Franklin Fire Co. 1 of Chester, Pa., instituted November 30th,incorporated February 22d, Family History Library.

A Shipyard at War Although best known for large liners and capital ships, between and the completion of the wartime programmes in the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Sons built a vast range of vessels _ major warships down to destroyers and submarines, unusual designs like a seaplane carrier and submarine depot ship, and even a batch of war-standard merchant ships.

Bythe shipyard was the largest in the U.S., but John Roach died, his older son, John Baker Roach, Souvenir of Roachs shipyard book over and the company declined and closed when John Baker Roach died in Inthe idle shipyard was bought by a retired US Navy Captain named Charles Jack and reopened as Chester Shipbuilding Company.

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CHESTER, Penn., Aug. John Roach, proprietor of the shipyard here, says: "The result of the fire has been much exaggerated. There are seven departments in the yard connected with the. CHESTER, Penn., Souvenir of Roachs shipyard book The difficulty in reference to the Mallory ship Comal has been adjusted, and the vessel has been towed from the waters of Delaware State back to Roach's shipyard, where.

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The shop is. The Morgan Iron Works was a 19th-century manufacturing plant for marine steam engines located in New York City, United d as T. Secor & Co. inthe plant was later taken over and renamed by one of its original investors, Charles Morgan.

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Founded in as the Gosport Shipyard, it has been burned and rebuilt three times, once to prevent it from getting into the hands of the newly independent state of Virginia and twice during the early years of the Civil War. Required Cookies & Technologies.

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John B. Roach, the head of the Delaware River Iron Shipbuilding & Engine works of Chester, and vice president of the Morgan Iron works of New York city, was the second and eldest surviving son of. Financial records include ledgers, cash books, accounts, receipt books, member accounts, and treasurer’s books.

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During WWII the shipyard contributed to the Navy fleet with mine sweepers, oar boats and cruisers, most notably the U.S.S. Lorain and the U.S.S Lorain County. Print book: English: Elk's carnival edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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