Octorara (Propeller), U207175, 2 May 1910
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NEW ANCHOR LINE BOAT READY FOR SERVICE
Because of the rapid growth of its business on the Great Lakes, the Erie & Western Transportation Company, the Lake Line of the Pennsylvania Railroad, has just added another new passenger steamer to its fleet. This boat, the OCTORARA, will be placed in regular service Saturday. The OCTORARA is a sister ship of the well-known passenger ships TIONESTA and JUNIATA, but has many additional improvements.
Buffalo Evening News
May 2, 1910
Steam screw OCTORARA. U. S. No. 207175. Of 4,329 tons gross; 2,652 tons net. Built Wyandotte, Mich., 1910. Home port, Erie, Pa. 340.0 x 45.2 x 28.0 Of 2,500 indicated horse-power. Crew of 84. Passenger service.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911
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- new passenger boat
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes