- Propulsion Type
- Engine Type
- Vertical Beam (Walking Beam)
- 21' 1"
- 7' 6"
- Tonnage Old Style
- 251 30/95
History and Notes
- Ran on St. Clair River durning entire career except for excursions to Lake Erie Islands.
- 1851, Jun 22 First enrolled Detroit, MI.
- 1854 Owned Stephen Clement, Detroit.
- 1855 Owned Rodney S. Whitcomb, Detroit.
- 1856 Owned Peter Yound & trustee, Detroit.
- 1858 Owned Edward Shepard et al, Detroit.
- 1861 Owned Sidney Shepard et al, Buffalo, NY.
- 1862, Apr Owned Edward Shepard, Detroit.
- 1862 Owned John Anderson et al, Richmond, MI.
- 1863 Large repairs.
- 1865 Owned John Henderson et al, Cleveland, OH.
- 1865, May 18 Readmeasured, Detroit; 165 x 20.58 x 7.83'; 314.7 gross tons.
- 1865, Aug 3 Raced & lost to REINDEER on Detroit River in much publicized contest.
- 1867, Dec Machinery removed & into DOVE.
- 1868 Engine reportedly into METROPOLIS.
- 1869 Dismantled & made into a barge; reportedly sold Canadian.
- 1870 Abandoned.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Peter J. VanderLinden
- Newspaper Clippings
- Milwaukee Public Library
- Lytle List
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detr
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-24 23:22:18
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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