Egyptian (Propeller), U8988, 20 Feb 1878
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STEAMER REPAIRS. -- Mr. Winslow's steamers EGYPTIAN, CORMORANT, and SUPERIOR, are receiving upper decks, which will render them more seaworthy, and increase their carrying capacity from 3,000 to 5,000 bushels of grain each. The schooner GOSHAWK is receiving a new deck and some general repairs, which will make her class A 2, for several years to come.
Wednesday, February 20, 1878
Steam screw EGYPTIAN. U. S. No. 8988. Of 1429.78 tons gross; 1206.18 tons net. Built Black River, Ohio, 1873. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 232.4 x 36.2 x 14.0 Of 708 nominal horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1897
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- getting upper decks
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes