- Original Owner
- Eliphalet Tinker et al
- Ownership Notes
- Joseph White.
- Engine Type
- High Pressure (including HPNC)
- 7 1/2
- Tonnage Old Style
History and Notes
- 1829, May 20 First enrolled Buffalo, NY.
- 1830, May 1 Owned Charles Reed.
- Date Unknown Ran 1 year with low pressure engine built by Landon of Troy, NY; replaced with new 60hp engine; 4 boilers.
- 1830, Aug 19 collided with steamer SHELDON THOMPSON, Erie, PA; repaired.
- 1830, Sep 17 Steam pipe exploded; 15 killed, Buffalo, Lake Erie; repaired; first explosion recorded on U.S. side of Lakes.
- 1831, Apr Driven ashore by ice, Erie, Lake Erie; released.
- 1833 Ran Cleveland, OH & Buffalo.
- 1834 Ran Detroit, MI & Buffalo.
- 1835, Jun Ashore Dunkirk, NY, Lake Erie; released.
- 1835 Broken up near Ripley, OH, Lake Erie.
- Steamship Historical Society of America
- Newspaper Clippings
- Lytle List
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- Gerry Metzler
- Donald V. Baut
- David Swayze Shipwreck Database
- C.E. Feltner Enrollments Database
- C. Patrick Labadie
- "Maritime History of the Great Lakes"
- Unique ID
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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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