The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
George H. Van Vleck (Propeller), U150042, 1911


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Steam screw GEORGE H. VAN VLECK.* U.S. No. 150042. Of 1,020 tons gross; 940 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N.Y., in 1875. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 238.0 x 34.8 x 12.9 and a crew of 15. Freight service. Of 400 indicated horse power.
      * Formerly steam screw PORTAGE.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1911
     
     
     
     
PORTAGE.* Built 1875 Package Freight Prop. - Wood
U. S. No. 150042 1608 gt -1451 nt 238' x 34.8' x 14.6'
Reduced to bulk propeller in 1904.
* Renamed (b) GEORGE H. VAN VLECK -US -1910
Sank in Detroit River near Ecorse, Mich., in December, 1918.
      Buffalo Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great lakes marine research
      Perrysburg, Ohio


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Newspaper
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Notes:
ex PORTAGE
Date of Original:
1911
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Local identifier:
McN.R.1255
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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George H. Van Vleck (Propeller), U150042, 1911