Gem (Propeller), U10241, 5 Mar 1878
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The little steamer GEM has been purchased by Garfield & Farris and is being overhauled and rebuilt to be used as a tug in completing the Cleveland breakwater.
Tuesday, March 5, 1878
Steamer GEM, of 56 tons. Built Marine City by Dixon in 1856. Owned by Warner. Home port, Fairport. Remarks. -- Formerly steamer RAFTSMAN. Not insurable.
Association of Lake Underwriters
Lake Hull Register, 1879
Steam paddle GEM. U. S. No. 10241. Of 44.15 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich. Of 25 horsepower
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
Steam screw GEM. U. S. No. 10241. Of 44.83 tons gross; 20.92 tons net. Built Newport, Mich., 1856. Home port, Charlevoix, Mich. of 30 horsepower
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
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- rebuilt as tug
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes