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Carondelet Boat Yards

Life in 1800's Carondelet

 
 
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By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
1. Carondelet Boat Yards Marker
Inscription.  The Carondelet Marine Railway and Dock Co. was founded in 1853 to build riverboats. It was later leased by James Eads to build ironclad gunboats for the Union Army.
 
Location. 38° 33.719′ N, 90° 14.509′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is at the intersection of South Broadway and Bates Street, on the right when traveling north on South Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5527 South Broadway, Saint Louis MO 63111, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carondelet (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carondelet Drum Corps (approx. 0.9 miles away); Carondelet Hotel (approx. 1.1 miles away); Susan Blow (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dedicated to James B. Eads (approx. 1.4 miles away); Eads' Ironclads (approx. 1.4 miles away); Volunteer Fire Dept. (approx. 1.7 miles away); Iron Mountain Railroad (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceWar, US CivilWaterways & Vessels
 
Carondelet Boat Yards Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
2. Carondelet Boat Yards Marker
Carondelet Boat Yards Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
3. Carondelet Boat Yards Marker
Carondelet Boat Yards Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
4. Carondelet Boat Yards Marker
Carondelet Boat Yards Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, September 14, 2019
5. Carondelet Boat Yards Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 17, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 17, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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