The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Raleigh (Propeller), 1 Aug 1871


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THE STEAMSHIP RALEIGH. - This new vessel, which was recently launched, has been measured by the Custom House officers, with the following results: Regular length, 227 3-10 feet; tonnage length 233 1-10 feet; length over all, 238 feet; breadth of beam, 38 8-10 feet; depth of hold, 15 feet; tonnage 980 35-100 tons. This large and splendidly built ship was built by the Winslow Brothers, and will be in command of Capt. B.S. Wolvin. She will be ready for service in a few days, when a more particular description will be given. - Cleveland Herald.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, August 16, 1871


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new vessel
Date of Original:
1871
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McN.E.3508
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Raleigh (Propeller), 1 Aug 1871