- Propulsion Type
- Tonnage Old Style
- 1,470 54/95
History and Notes
- 1852 Passenger and freight service Buffalo-Toledo, OH.
- 1852, Sep 20 Collided with Canadian propeller CROMWELL off Bar Point, Lake Erie, the latter sank quickly.
- 1853, Jun 1 Enrolled Buffalo Creek.
- 1854, Sep 30 Lost one wheel 20 miles from Monroe, MI, made it to port, taken to Detroit, repaired.
- 1858, Apr Railroad decided to withdraw all steamers from service; towed to Monroe, MI.
- 1862, Apr Arrived, Buffalo in tow of tug JOHN MARTIN.
- 1862, Jul Engine and machinery removed, installed in Hudson River steamer THOS. CORNELL.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, 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
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-25 07:37:15
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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