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

Other name(s): Lakeland

Ship owner: Mutual Trans. Co.; Northwestern Steamship Co.; Pittsburgh Steamship Co.; Port Huron & Duluth Transportation Co.; Thompson Transportation Co.; Tri-State Steamship Co.

Ship builder: Globe Iron Works, Cleveland, Ohio

Engine builder: Globe Iron Works, Cleveland, Ohio

Year ship built: 1887

Year engine built: 1887

Location engine built: Globe Iron Works, Cleveland, Ohio

Final disposition: Foundered off Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, Dec. 3, 1924


b) Lakeland


1) Mutual Trans. Co.

2) Pittsburgh Steamship Co. (1901)

3) Port Huron & Duluth Transportation Co. (1909)

4) Northwestern Steamship Co. (1917)

5) Tristate Steamship Co.

6) Thompson Transportation Co. (Last owner)

Registry number: US. 126420

Hull number: 12

Vessel type: Bulk Freighter

Height: 20 ft.

Width: 40 ft.

Length: 280 ft.

Stroke length: 42 in.

Gross tonnage: 1878 t.

Net tonnage: 1377 t.

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 24 in.

Piston 2: 38 in.

Piston 3: 61 in.

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