The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Westmoreland (Propeller), 31 Aug 1853


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The handsome prop. WESTMORLAND starts on her first trip this evening. She is 666 tons burthen; 200 horse power; 200 ft. keel, breadth of beam, 28 ft.; depth of hold, 12 1/2 ft/ She is commanded by Capt. John Ball, of Ohio City, by whom in connection with A.B. Ellis, of Buffalo, she is owned. She is beautifully fitted up for passengers; cost $36,000 and will run in the Buffalo and Chicago trade. Her faultless model and superior construction reflects great honor upon Cleveland mechanics. - Cleve. Her., 27th.
      Detroit Free Press
      August 31, 1853


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Newspaper
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first trip
Date of Original:
1853
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Local identifier:
McN.E.4483
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Westmoreland (Propeller), 31 Aug 1853