James Ash of Buffalo, has bought from the Anchor Line the tug ERIE for $ 10,000. She was built by the Union Drydock Company of Buffalo, in 1875, was rebuilt in 1877, measurers 28 tons, classes A 2, and has a register valuation of $7,000. The ERIE had been used by the Anchor Line for assisting their own boats at Erie. She will remain at that port.
The Marine Review
September 24, 1891