- Original Owner
- Duluth & Superior Ferry Co.
- Ownership Notes
- J. L. Lewis et al.
- 29' 9"
- Tonnage Gross
- Tonnage Net
History and Notes
- Duplicate of steamer SUPERIOR.
- 1890, Jul Launched.
- 1890, Aug 9 Enrolled Cleveland, OH.
- 1890, Oct Collision with sand scow, St. Paul, MN; demolished.
- 1890, Nov 6 Laid up for repairs after collision with SUPERIOR.
- 1891 Ran Duluth - Superior; also used for excursion purposes.
- 1893 Refitted for charter by World's Fair Transportation Co.
- 1894 Used as steam lighters & wreckers at Sault Ste. Marie.
- 1895, Apr 16 Owned Euclid Beach Park Co., Cleveland, OH.
- 1899 Owned E. M. Carleton, Cleveland, OH.
- 1900 Owned J. A. Smith, Cleveland, OH.
- 1905 Sold by Escanaba Transportation Co. to Island Transportation Co.; ran Cheboygan, Point aux Pins, Mackinaw City & Mackinaw Island.
- 1908 Rebuilt.
- 1909 Renamed CITY OF CHEBOYGAN, operating Straits of Mackinaw.
- 1924 Renamed CITY OF PORT HURON; 1 deck; 183 gross / 124 net tons; owned Port Huron & Sarnia Ferry Co.
- 1939, Apr 8 Sunk Port Huron; raised; sold to Kincardine ONT, owners; lumber carrier.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Newspaper Clippings
- List of Merchant Vessels of the United States
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- Inland Seas, Great Lakes Historical Society
- Great Lakes Register
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- Donald V. Baut
- Unique ID
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-21 08:55:09
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