The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
City of New York (Canal Boat), 1 Apr 1860


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LARGE CANAL BOAT. - A mammoth canal boat has just been launched at Rochester. It is called the CITY OF NEW YORK. Its dimensions are ninety-three feet keel, seventeen feet six inches beam, eleven feet two inches between the keelson and deck, twelve feet three inches from top of deck to bottom of keel. Capacity, 1,850 barrels under deck, and may be laden to draw fully seven feet of water.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Saturday, April 28, 1860

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Newspaper
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new large canal boat
Date of Original:
1860
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Local identifier:
McN.E.1301
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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City of New York (Canal Boat), 1 Apr 1860