George B. Dickson (Propeller), U85501, 31 Aug 1877
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A new vessel tug called the GEORGE B. DICKSON has just been built for Messrs. Gibson & Craig for Sutton & Wood, of this city. This new craft is 65 feet long, 14 feet 8 inches beam and 8 feet hold, the engine being 16 x 18 inches. She cost $7,000. Captain Joseph Wolfe, late of the tug CROWELL, has been appointed master, and the DICKSON will run in opposition to the Association.
August 31, 1877
Steam screw GEORGE B. DICKSON. U. S. No. 85501. Of 32.71 tons gross; 16.85 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1876. Home port, Marine City, Mich. Of 56 nominal horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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- new tug, Buffalo
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes