- Propulsion Type
- 300' 6"
- 36' 10"
- 13' 8"
- Tonnage Old Style
History and Notes
- 1852, March 3 Launched at Buffalo, built to provide connection for
- railroad passengers from East Coast to Chicago through
- Buffalo & Toledo
- 1852, June 1 On maiden trip to Toledo, proved to be quickest trip
- known to be made on this route
- 1852, June 23 In collision with schooner PLYMOUTH off Cleveland,
- schooner sunk, NORTHERN INDIANA leaking, put in to
- Cleveland for repairs
- 1852, September 2 Severely damaged in gale, both arches broken, engine
- disabled, temporary repairs to engine, went to
- Buffalo for repair
- 1852, November 9 Rescued passengers of sunken steamer SAINT LEWIS off
- Cunningham's Island (Kelley's Island), Lake Erie
- 1854, August Ran over anchor on bottom at Monroe, Michigan, causing
- leak; repaired at Monroe
- 1855 Enrolled at Detroit
- Newspaper Clippings
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- Donald V. Baut
- David Swayze Shipwreck Database
- C.E. Feltner Enrollments Datab
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-23 02:20:22
33476 images/descriptions are openly available.
This image is now available from the Alpena County Public Library Great Lakes Maritime Collection site. This MLibrary collection will be retired on April 16, 2018.
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