The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Adriatic (Barge), U203, 8 Aug 1871


Description
Full Text

Prop. ADRIATIC has been purchased by J. Ballentine & Co who will convert her into a barge for the lumber trade.
      Detroit Post
      March 14, 1871
     
Prop. ADRIATIC is to be dismantled. Formerly plied Chicago to Buffalo and more recently to Lake Superior has been purchased by Capt. D.C. McAlpine.
      Detroit Post
      March 18, 1871
     
The engine of the prop. ADRIATIC has been in use for 15 years is going back to the furnace. The boat itself will be a tow barge in a few weeks.
      Detroit Post
      August 8, 1871
     
Barge ADRIATIC has been towed to Cleveland in a waterlogged condition.
      Detroit Post
      August 23, 1871


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
removal of engine
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.E.8595
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Adriatic (Barge), U203, 8 Aug 1871