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Joe Scherschel1956-05

LIFE Photo Collection

LIFE Photo Collection

A barge 19 miles at sea with a huge steam-powered derrick is dropping a 190-ton deck section onto pilings.

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  • Date: 1956-05
  • Location: Leeville, LA, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Louisiana, Oil, Wells, Ships, Canals, Barges, Us, 1950s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Joe Scherschel
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_962221
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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