- Engine Type
- 185.4' 4"
- 26' 8"
- 12' 10"
- Tonnage Old Style
- Final Location
- Between Sugar Island & Thunder Bay Island, Lake Huron
- Final Date Month
- Final Date Day
- Final Date Year
- Final How
- Stranded in fog & broken up
- Final Notes
- Northbound; crew & passengers escaped; cargo salvaged
History and Notes
- 1844, May 2 Launched; operated by Western Transportation Co.
- 1845, May Ran Chicago Line.
- 1845, Jun 3 Owned Gelston & James E. Vans, Buffalo, NY.
- 1845, Jun 9 Damaged on St. Clair Flats.
- 1845, Sep Hit rock & grounded, Detroit River.
- 1847, May 31 Engine damaged near Buffalo.
- 1848, Jul 1 collided with schooner CADET near Buffalo.
- 1849, Jun 11 Wrecked.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Peter J. VanderLinden
- Newspaper Clippings
- Lytle List
- 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
- Ed Middleton
- Donald V. Ba
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-23 01:19:35