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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: Illinois

Ship owner: Ives; O. Newberry

Ship builder: C. Worth, Detroit, Michigan

Year ship built: 1838

Year engine built: 1837

Final disposition: Lost in 1868 on Lake Huron. Sank off Port Austin on September 13, 1868.


Engine to "Illinois" of 1853. "Illinois" of 1838 made into propellor in 1853.



1) O. Newberry, Detroit, Michigan

2) Ives, Windsor, Ontario (1868)

Registry number: None-too early

Hull number: None

Vessel type: Passenger and Freight, sidewheel

Height: 13 ft.

Width: 29 ft.

Length: 205 ft.

Stroke length: 120 in.

Gross tonnage: 755

Materials: Wood

Engine type: L. P. Crosshead

Piston 1: 56 in.

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