The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Rita McDonald (Propeller), U111147, 1 Jun 1897


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A new tug for Barry Bros, Independent Lines at Chicago was launched from James Davidson's West Bay City Yard yesterday and named RITA McDONALD. She is 85 feet long, with 20 feet beam and 10½ feet hold. She carries two 16½ by 22 engines and a 7½ by 13 feet boiler.
      Milwaukee Wisconsin
      June 13, 1897
     
     
      Steam screw RITA McDONALD. U. S. No. 111147. Of 69 tons. Built West Bay City, Mich., 1897, by James Davidson. 72.0 x 21.4 x 8.0
      Herman Runge Notes


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launch, West Bay City
Date of Original:
1897
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Local identifier:
McN.E.10914
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Rita McDonald (Propeller), U111147, 1 Jun 1897