- 323' 8"
- 39' 6"
- Tonnage Old Style
- 1746 12/95
History and Notes
- Duplicate of QUEEN OF THE WEST; cost $200,000; palace steamer of her day.
- 1853, Jul 7 Trial run.
- 1853, Jul 11 Enrolled Buffalo, NY.
- 1853, Jul 19 Broke machinery off Cleveland, OH, Lake Erie.
- 1853, Sep 1 Owned New York Central Railway Co.; ran Buffalo - Cleveland - Detroit; length 320'8".
- 1854 Buffalo District; 1,746.12 tons.
- 1855, Oct Collided with propeller DELAWARE & bark BADGER STATE, Buffalo harbor, Lake Erie.
- 1856, Aug 29 Collided with schooner P.P. PRATT, Long Point, Lake Erie.
- 1857 Laid up Buffalo, NY during panic of 1857.
- 1857, Jun Broke machinery, Lake Erie.
- 1862, Apr Owned Calvert Barr, New York.
- 1863 Dismantled, engines into MORNING STAR.
- 1863 Hull made dry dock, Buffalo, NY.
- Walter Lewis
- Newspaper Clippings
- Lytle List
- Inland Lloyds Marine Directory
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Donald V. Baut
- Burton Collection
- Beesons Marine Directory
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-20 21:32:13
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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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