The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Balize (Tug), U2714, 17 Mar 1892

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With a dissolution of partnership in the firm of Elsey & King of Detroit, Mr. Elsey goes to the Grummond line and Mr. King has accepted a position with Parker & Millen. The Grummond line will have all the tugs and Wrecking equipment of last season and its passenger service will be improved by the addition of the steamer DEPERE to the line. Parker & Millen will have the tug FAVORITE at Cheboygan all season, and at, Detroit they will have the Canadian wreckers SAGINAW and ONAPING as well as the BALIZE which they control.
      The Marine Review
      March 17, 1892

      Steam screw BALIZE. U. S. No. 2714. Of 250.19 tons gross; 157.13 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1863. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 130.6 x 22.0 x 12.4. Of 500 nominal horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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Balize (Tug), U2714, 17 Mar 1892