Buffalo (Propeller), U3076, 1 Jul 1878
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The engines are being put into the new propeller BUFFALO at Quayle's yards, Cleveland. They were made at the Globe Works, and are compound. The high pressure cylinders are 20 x 40, the low pressure 40 x 40, with a 40 inch stroke. Whole height of the engine, 28 feet 9 inches, and the base covers 130 square feet. Diameter of shaft, 10 1/2 inches. Diameter of wheel, 11 feet, 6 inches.
Detroit Post & Tribune
Wednesday, July 3, 1878
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Steam screw BUFFALO. U. S. No. 3076. Of 1,762.85 tons gross; 1,662.40 tons Net. Built Cleveland, O., 1878. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. Of 800 horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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- engine for new vessel
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes