The Minnie - Glasgow, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 39° 13.581 W 092° 50.865
15S E 513142 N 4341905
Historical marker giving history of motorized boat in Glasgow, Missouri.
Waymark Code: WM8Q80
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 05/01/2010
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes
Views: 11

Text of marker:

The Minnie

The first gasoline powered boat ever built was owned and operated by Louis Friemonth from 1897-1904.  Built by Moehel Bro. of Arrow Rock, the Minnie sank near this location.

Site of
The Old Ferry Landing

1837 -- 1926

Dedicated to Elmer W. Friemonth
1912 -- 1975

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