The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
California (Propeller), 29 Mar 1846


Description
Full Text

THE LAUNCH:-On Saturday afternoon, a large number of citizens assembled to witness the launch of the CALIFORNIA,-- but for some cause, after she had moved some 8 feet on the way's she held up, and would not go -- the assemblage were disappointed, of course. We understand that she started off yesterday morning very quietly, and passed into the water in fine style, making a very beautiful launch of it.
      Morning Express, Buffalo
      Monday, March 30, 1846



The launch of the propeller CALIFORNIA from the ship yard of Messrs. Bidwell & Banta did not come off on Saturday afternoon, on account of some defect in the ways. We learn however, that it took place yesterday between 9 and 10 o'clock.
      Daily National Pilot, Buffalo
      Mon. Morning, March 30, 1846 p.3



Propeller CALIFORNIA, built Buffalo, of 420.06 tons. Cost $27,000.
      List of new vessels built on Lake Erie during 1846
      Cleveland Herald, Weekly
      Wednesday, January 13, 1847



Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
launch, Buffalo
Date of Original:
1846
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.E.1117
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










California (Propeller), 29 Mar 1846