The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Pleasure (Propeller), U150670, 31 May 1894


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At F. W. Wheeler & Co.'s ship yard, West Bay City, the new Detroit river ferry boat PLEASURE was launched Tuesday. She is 132 feet over all in length and her breadth over guards is 51 feet. She will carry passengers on three decks and has accommodations for 3,000 people. The engines are compound, 24 and 34 by 32 inches stroke, and steam is furnished by two boilers 9 ½ x 12 ½ feet, allowed a working pressure of 125 pounds to the square inch.
      The Marine Review
      May 31, 1894


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lanch, West Bay City
Date of Original:
1894
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McN.E.10186
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Pleasure (Propeller), U150670, 31 May 1894