The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
S. C. Reynolds (Propeller), U116340, 14 Jun 1890

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The new steel steamer of the Lake Erie Transportation Co. will be launched from the Union Shipyard at 3:00 today. She is of steel throughout and measures 267 ft. over all, 250 ft. keel, 40 ft. beam and 34 ft. molded depth. She has 2 decks, 4 hatches, 8 gangways and 8 bulkheads. Her engines are triple expansion, 18, 30, and 48 by 42 inches, and her 2 boilers are each 11 ft. long by 12 ft. diameter. She has steam steering gear, steam capstan and windlass, all the modern appliances. Capt. Wetmore, now and for several seasons master of the GAULT of the same line, will sail her. She will be ready in a month.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      June 14, 1890 7-1

Steam screw S.C. REYNOLDS. U. S. No. 116340. Of 2895.96 tons gross; 1604.30 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1890. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 255.0 x 40.1 x 21.5
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891

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S. C. Reynolds (Propeller), U116340, 14 Jun 1890