The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Fintry (Propeller), 13 May 1852


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The prop. FINTRY, the second of J.L. Hurd & Co.'s Detroit &
Buffalo Line, is now ready for business. She will leave Buffalo
on Saturday evening. The FINTRY is a Detroit-made boat
throughout, and will compare favorably with any vessel of her
class on the lakes. She is of very large dimensions, being of
700 tons burden. Her cabin is fitted up in good style, and we
noticed that all the stools in the sleeping rooms were provided
with life preservers. She is commanded by Capt. S.G. Langley, an
experienced sailor and a good fellow. In the course of a week or
2, the FALCON also will be ready for running, and the line will
be complete, and tri-weekly trips will be made between this port
and Buffalo.
      Detroit Free Press
      May 13, 1852


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Newspaper
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route
Date of Original:
1852
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Local identifier:
McN.E.4970
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fintry (Propeller), 13 May 1852