- Propulsion Type
- Tonnage Gross
- Tonnage Net
- 1,000 passengers
History and Notes
- 1875, Apr Launched; ran Detroit, MI. - Windsor, ONT.
- 1880 Worked to free 21 vessels from ice on Lake Erie.
- 1881 Sold by Sammuel Thorton to Detroit River Tug Co.
- 1881, Jun 7 Sold by Detroit Dry Dock Co. to John Pridgeon & Albert Schinenberg, Detroit, MI.
- 1884, Oct 22 Aground Port Rowan, Lake Erie.
- 1898, Aug 29 Struck by Grand Trunk car ferry LANSDOWNE & badly damaged, Detroit.
- 1902, Oct Purchased by The International Transit Co., a Clergue enterprise, Sault Ste. Marie, MI from Detroit, Belle Isle & Windsor Ferry Co.
- 1903 Owned Algoma Central Railway.
- 1910 Owned Canadian, C126867; 110' x 29' x 11.4', 246 gross tons.
- 1911, Jan Renamed BAWATING.
- 1915 Sold back to U.S., renamed FORTUNE.
- 1915 Scrapped, made a tug.
- 1920, Feb 1 Foundered, Atlantic Ocean.
- U.S. Merchant Vessels
- Newspaper Clippings
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- Dossin Great Lakes Museum
- Donald V. Baut
- Bowling Green State University
- Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
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- 2008-02-21 11:39:17
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