The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Enterprize (Steamboat), 5 Feb 1829


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Steam-Boat ENTERPRISE. -- We understand that Messrs. Nerwin & Giddings & Co. of this village, are now the sole proprietors of this boat, and are engaged in repairing and improving her for service the ensuing season. They have made a contract with Messrs. Ballard & Sterling for a new engine, of 120 horse power. A new prow is to be made, and other improvements are contemplated. She is known to be a strong, well-built vessel; and with a new and powerful engine, new furniture, new management, (and perhaps a new name) she will rank with any steamer on the lake. She is expected to be ready for service by the 20th of May.
      Cleveland Weekly Herald
      Thursday, February 5, 1829

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      The steamer ENTERPRIZE, Capt. G. Miles Jr. at Cleveland, has undergone some important alterations.
      Erie Weekly Gazette
      May 7, 1829 3-2

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new engine & alterations
Date of Original:
1829
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McN.E.1830
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Enterprize (Steamboat), 5 Feb 1829