The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Auburn (Propeller), U3076, 10 Mar 1899


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The new package freighter building at Buffalo for the Western line will be named BUFFALO and the old wooden steamer of that name will be called AUBURN. The new boat will be 402 feet keel, 50 feet beam and 28 feet deep and will be by far the largest of her kind on the lakes.
      Bowling Green Newspaper Scrapbooks
      March 10, 1899
     
     
Steam screw AUBURN.* U.S. No. 3076. Of 1,762 tons gross; 1,662 tons net. Built at Cleveland, Ohio in 1878. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 258.8 x 35.9 x 16.2 and 800 Nominal horse power.
      * Formerly steam screw BUFFALO.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1900
     
     


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Newspaper
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named changed from BUFFALO
Date of Original:
1899
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McN.E.561
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Auburn (Propeller), U3076, 10 Mar 1899