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Riverboat "Verne Swain"

Built in 1913, the Verne Swain began operating in the Pittsburgh-Wheeling packet trade in 1918. She ran excursions until she was sold and renamed in 1927. 

Newspaper Articles

"The River," Ralph Conley feature on the Verne SwainThe Wheeling Intelligencer, Oct. 23, 1960. 


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