- Tonnage Old Style
- 650 08/95
History and Notes
- 1853 Enrolled Buffalo; started passenger and freight service in upper lakes.
- 1853, Oct 26 Running Buffalo and chicago Pioneer Line.
- 1856 Running Buffalo, Chicago, Racine and Kenosha for American Transportation Co., Buffalo.
- 1861 Owned E. T. Evans; running with peoples' Line of Propellers.
- 1861-63 Large repairs.
- 1864 Running Evans Buffalo, Milwaukee and Chicago Line.
- 1864, May 21 Boiler exploded at Buckley & Co. dock, Detroit, MI; killed 8; mainly engine room crew, injuring 13 others and damaging property for a considerable area.
- 1864, Jun 9 Wreck raised and towed to foot of Clark's dock, machinery removed; taken to middle of Detroit River just below Belle Isle where it lay.
- 1882 Blown up.
- Newspaper Clippings
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- David Swayze Shipwreck Database
- C. Patrick Labadie
- Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-23 01:08:07