Cheaspeake (Steamboat), 1 Aug 1838
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The CHESAPEAKE.---This is the name of a new steam ship on the stocks at Maumee, finishing under the superintendance of that veteran lake Admiral, Capt. Jones of Black River. length 166 feet, breadth of beam 25 feet. The CHESAPEAKE is to be a clipper, and will be propelled by a powerful low pressure engine manufactured in Montreal. Capt. D. Howe, well known on western waters as an accomplished seaman, will command.
Cleveland Daily Herald & Gazette
Wednesday, January 31, 1838 p.2 c.3
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- new steamer
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes