The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
William (Steamboat), 1861


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Steamer NEW WILLIAM. [C] Of 350 tons. Built 1860 at Garden Island by Henry Roney . Owned by Calvin & Breck. Home port, Garden Island. Value $25,000. Class B 1. REMARKS. -- Built on bottom of propeller BROOKS.
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register, 1861
     
     
Steamer WILLIAM. [C] Of 267 tons. Built 1861 at Garden Island by Henry Rooney. Owned by Calvin & Breck. Home port, Kingston. REMARKS. -- Tug. Built on bottom of propeller BROOKS. Not insurable.
      Association of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Hull Register, 1879
     
     

LAUNCH.---The propeller J.W. BROOKS was launched yesterday afternoon from the shipyard of Wm. Gooding, by whom she was built, George Irwin, Master workman. Her boilers which are of the Montgomery pattern, are built by J. & J. Brennan, and her engine by Van Schoick & Kellogg. She is of 300 tons burden, is owned by Capt. Kellogg and is built for the St. Clair and Buffalo trade, for carrying lumber.-----Detroit Adv. 15th.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Saturday, May 17, 1851
     


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ex J.W. BROOKS
Date of Original:
1861
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McN.R.385
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William (Steamboat), 1861