The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
F. W. Backus (Propeller), 1852


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The EARL CATHCART. -- This fine propeller, built and formerly owned in Canada, has lately been condemned by the United States Court for the Detroit District, for a violation of the revenue laws, and will hereafter become an American bottom, by operation of law. She is now lying at the wharves in Detroit and is fitting up for the season to run between that port and the lower lake.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Tuesday, April 13, 1852


      The propeller F. W. BACKUS, formerly the CATHCART, is now in readiness to take advantage of the earliest opening of navigation. -- Detroit Free Press
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, April 20, 1852



Steam screw EARL CATHCART.* [no Canada No.] Of 363 gross tons. Built Malden, Ont., 1846. 134.0 x 25.0 x 11.0.
      * Renamed F.W. BACKUS - U. S. - 1852
      Herman Runge List
     


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Newspaper
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ex EARL CATHCART
Date of Original:
1852
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McN.R.81
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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F. W. Backus (Propeller), 1852