Zillah (Propeller), U136106, 1900
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Port Huron, October 27. -- The steamer ED. SMITH No. 2 will be known in the future as ZILLAH, the boat was burned on Lake Erie this summer and since has been thoroughly rebuilt. She was brought here today and her name is being changed.
Detroit Free Press
October 28, 1900
ED. SMITH No 2. burnt on Lake Erie, changed name to ZILLAH, after rebuilding.
November 1, 1900
Steam screw ZILLAH.* U.S. No. 136106. Of 748 tons gross; 583 tons net. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1890. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 201.7 x 37.0 x 13.0
* formerly Steam screw EDWARD SMITH.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1901
Propeller EDWARD SMITH.* U. S. No. 136106. Of 748 gross tons; 583 net tons. Built at West Bay City, Mich., March 31, 1890. 201.0 x 37.0 x 13.0
* Renamed ZILLAH - U.S. - 1900. DISPOSITION:-- Foundered 4 miles outside Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, Aug. 29, 1926
Master Shipbuilding List, West Bay City
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- William R. McNeil
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