The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Charles J. Kershaw (Propeller), 21 Apr 1874


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      Ballentine's & Co.'s new double decked propeller, the CAHS. J. KERSHAW, was successully launched Saturday. She is said to be a magnificent craft. Length of keel, 215 ft.; overall, 235 ft.; beam 37 ft.; depth of decks, 12 ft. 7 1/2 inches. She carries 3 masts and rates A1. Her cost was $60,000, and her capacity is 55,000 bu. of grain. She is intended dor the iron ore and grain trade. Mr. Madden will be her captain.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      April 21, 1874 3-5


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launch
Date of Original:
1874
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McN.E.6041
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Charles J. Kershaw (Propeller), 21 Apr 1874