The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Globe (Steamboat), 1 May 1848


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STEAMER GLOBE. - This steamer has been taken to Cleveland to receive her engine. The Herald says: - " She was built at Trenton, Mich., under the superintendence of Mr. Goodsell, for Capt. John Robinson, and has the appearance of being a very substantial vessel. Her dimensions are as follows: Length of keel--245 feet; breadth of beam, 34 feet; depth of hold, 14 feet.
      She is 1,200 tons burthen, and will stow 6,000 bbls. bulk. The main cabin is 206 feet long including saloons, and also has three comfortable cabins for steerage passengers. The GLOBE will be under the command of Capt. Sanderson, of Milwaukee."
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday Evening, May 5, 1848

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new vessel
Date of Original:
1848
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Local identifier:
McN.E.2063
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Globe (Steamboat), 1 May 1848