William G. Mather - 1925
The steamship William G. Mather was launched in 1925
by Great Lakes Engineering Works, Ecorse, MI.
She was owned by Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company.
She is now a floating museum in Cleveland, Ohio, adjacent to the submarine USS Cod.
The Mather is one of the most complete and original museum ships (boats) anywhere.
Here are some detail photos.
Deck Aft From Pilot House
Deck Forward From Aft House
Pilot House, Nearly Completely Outfitted
Officers' Dining Room
Guests' Dining Room
3/4 of our family, Dave, John, Mary, all boatwatchers
Forward Cargo Hold, Converted To Exhibits
Underside Of Telescoping Hatches
Number 2 Cargo Hold, In Original Condition
Stack, Including Loading (List) Lights
Lyman Burk & Associates has developed a sophisticated GPS system
for precise positioning of dredges.
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