The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Commodore (Propeller), U125452, 15 Jul 1911


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REBUILDING VESSELS.
      Captain William H. Baker of Detroit, is converting the two steamers AUBURN and COMMODORE into tow barges. The boats, which are two of the oldest on the Great Lakes, have been lying on the bottom of the New York Central slip for several months.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Thursday, July 13, 1911


Steam screw COMMODORE. U. S. No. 125452. Of 2,082 tons gross; 1,927 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1875. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 265.4 x 42.2 x 15.4 Freight service. Crew of 20. Of 700 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911
     


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Newspaper
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converting to tow-barge
Date of Original:
1911
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McN.E.6585
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Commodore (Propeller), U125452, 15 Jul 1911