The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
James P. Walsh (Propeller), U201811, 15 May 1905

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The Ohio Steamship Company of mentor was incorporated yesterday at Columbus, Ohio, with a capital of $150,000. The company will operate the steamer JAMES P. WALSH, which is building at the yards of the Craig Shipbuilding Company at Toledo
      Buffalo Evening News
      Saturday, February 11, 1905

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      The Craig Company yesterday launched from their yard at Toledo the largest boat ever built there. The propeller JAMES P. WALSH. Her carrying capacity is 8,000 tons.
      Buffalo Evening News
      May 17, 1905

Steam screw JAMES P. WALSH. U. S. No. 201811. Of 5,630 tons gross; 4,772 tons net. Built Toledo, Ohio, 1905. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 488.6 x 52.0 x 31.0 Passenger service. Crew of 23. Steel built. Of 2,000 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906

JAMES P. WALSH Built May 16, 1905 Bulk Propeller - Steel
U. S. No. 201811 5630 gt - 4772 nt 488.6' x 52' x 31'
Towed to Hamburg, Germany, Summer, 1961, for scrapping.
      Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio

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James P. Walsh (Propeller), U201811, 15 May 1905