The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Hector (Tug), U11195, 10 Apr 1879


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THE NEW "ERIE BELLE"
      The Canadian propeller ERIE BELLE, formerly the tug HECTOR, is expected to be ready to go on her route between Windsor, Amherstburg and Pelee Island on Monday next. Her upper works are all on, and the finishing touches to them are now being added. It is believed that she will make at least 15 miles an hour. Capt. Jacques Laframboise will command her; Frank B. Hackett will be mate; Henry Reaume, clerk; and Felix Jones, engineer. There is some talk of having her include Sandusky in her route.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Thursday, April 10, 1879


      Steamer HECTOR. U. S. No. 11195. Of 107.46 gross tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871


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now ERIE BELLE
Date of Original:
1879
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McN.E.6977
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Hector (Tug), U11195, 10 Apr 1879