The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
A. D. Thompson (Propeller), U106834, 3 Nov 1900

Full Text

The Bessemer steamer A.D. THOMPSON and barges 110 and 127 have left Ogdensburg for the ocean. The barge LIBERTY, in tow of the steamer JOHN W. GATES has left Duluth, both vessels bound for the coast. The four Algoma Central steamships going will run between Quebec and Europe during the winter but will return to the lakes in the spring.
      Chicago Inter Ocean
      November 3, 1900

steam screw [whaleback] A.D. THOMPSON. U. S. No. 106834. Of 1,399 gross tons; 1,075 tons net. Built West Superior, Wis., 1891. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 265.0 x 38.0 x 24.0 Of 850 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S, 1900
Whaleback bulk Propeller A.D. THOMPSON.* U.S. No. 106834. Of 1,399 gross tons; 1,075 net tons. Built at Superior June 6, 1891. 265.0 x 38.0 x 24.0 Steel built.
* Renamed BAY VIEW - U.S. - 1905. DISPOSITION:-- Converted to sand dredge in 1922 -- Scrapped at Chicago, Ill., 1936.
      West Superior Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburgh, Ohio.

Media Type:
Item Type:
going to ocean
Date of Original:
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

A. D. Thompson (Propeller), U106834, 3 Nov 1900