F. B. Squire (Propeller), U200560, 17 Oct 1903
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The new steamship now being built at the Jenks shipbuilding Company's yards at Port Huron for the estate of William H. Mack, will be launched Oct. 17. She will be christened the J. B. SQUIRE. The interior finish of the vessel will be the finest of any freight boat on the lakes.
Buffalo Evening News
October 10, 1903
The big steamer F.B. SQUIRE was launched at 11:30 from the Jenks Ship Building Co., plant this afternoon. The launch was successful in every way.
Port Huron Daily Times
Saturday, October 17, 1903
Steam screw F.B. SQUIRE. U. S. No. 200560. Of 4,582 tons gross; 3,694 tons net. Built Port Huron, Mich, 1903. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 410.0 x 50.2 x 24.0 Of 2,000 indicated horsepower. Crew of 22. Steel built. Passenger service.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906
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- launch, Port Huron
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes