The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Premier (Propeller), C92735, 2 Jul 1907


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The Crystal Beach Steamship Co. has chartered the handsome passenger propeller PREMIER, from Detroit, for service in the Crystal Beach Line. The boat has a capacity for 850 passengers, has been entirely rebuilt since it formerly ran in the Crystal Beach Line. It will reach here tomorrow evening and will go into commission on July 4th., when it will aid the NEW YORK and ARGYLE in caring for the crowd.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      July 2, 1907 2-6

      . . . . . .
     
      NEW BOAT ON THE CRYSTAL BEACH LINE.
The PREMIER, a passenger boat built to carry 800 passengers, will be brought to Buffalo from Collingwood, Ont., tomorrow night and the following morning will begin running between crystal beach and Buffalo. The new boat is 140 feet long and 26 feet six inches beam. With it in commission there will be three boats running to Crystal Beach. Every Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday boats will leave Buffalo every hour between 10 A. M. and 10 P. M.
      Buffalo Evening News
      August 6, 1906



Steam screw GREYHOUND. Official Canada No. 92735. Of 331 tons gross. Built Hamilton, Ont. 1888. Renamed LINCOLN, 1899, renamed as PREMIER in 1906. 130 x 25 x 9 - Disposition - Burnt Bruce Mines, Ont., Nov. 15, 1920.
      Preliminary List of Canadian Merchant Steamships 1809 - 1930
     


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Newspaper
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Clippings
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excursion boat
Date of Original:
1907
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Local identifier:
McN.E.3431
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Premier (Propeller), C92735, 2 Jul 1907