- Tonnage Gross
- 265,000' lumber
History and Notes
- One of earliest steambarges.
- 1867, Apr Launched; designed for lumber trade.
- 1867, May 13 Enrolled Port Huron.
- 1870, Dec 9 Receiving new arches by Fitzgerald & Leighton; new boiler from steamer GEORGE W. BISSELL.
- 1871, Mar 23 Destroyed by fire Bay City; raised; repaired; owned Burt & Co., Marine City, MI.
- 1874 Owned Rust, Clark et. al.; enrolled Port Huron; vessel rebuilt one deck, one mast; 151.8' x 26.5' x 13.8'; 371.98 ton.
- 1875, Apr 17 Owned P.H. Clark, Marine City, MI; enrolled Port Huron.
- 1881, Apr 14 371.98 gross tons/295.41 net tons.
- 1882, Sep 18 Grounded Au Gres, MI.
- 1891, Jun 6 Burned to waters' edge Detroit River; sank; abandoned.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Peter J. VanderLinden
- Newspaper Clippings
- Marine Directory, R.L. Polk Co., Detroit
- Lytle List
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, U
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- 2008-02-20 14:30:38
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