The Drydock Company has received the contract for the construction of a new coal carrier to be among the largest vessels on the lakes. She will be built for the Pittsburg Coal Company and will be a sister ship to the LAKE SHORE of the same company. An expenditure of between $175,000 and $200,000 is planned on the new steamer, which will be equipped with the many new devices which are now to being placed in so many lake steamers.
Buffalo Sunday News
Sunday, January 1, 1911