The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Waverly (Propeller), U80432, 10 Jun 1874


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A new steamer of modern construction has just been added to the Union Steamboat co. line, called the WAVERLY, which arrived here for the first time yesterday morning en route to Chicago. She was built at the shipyard of the Union Drydock Co., Buffalo and is of the following dimensions. Extreme length, 20? ft.; beam 38 ft.; depth of hold 14 ft. Her engine was manufactured by the Cuyahoga Furnace Co., Cleveland, and is of the compound order. The build and equipment of this steamer of are the first order, while as a wooden structure she will have no superior on the lakes. Capt. J.W. Moore, formerly of the W.M. TWEED, commands her.
      Detroit Free Press
      June 10, 1874


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new vessel
Date of Original:
1874
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McN.E.4431
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Waverly (Propeller), U80432, 10 Jun 1874