The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 23 Nov, 1858


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The following is the amount of tonnage on the western lakes, as taken from the Register of the "Lake Board of Underwriters," and furnished us by Mr. Gardner:

AMERICAN
69Sidewheel steamersregistered tons44,562
110Propellersdo45,562
70Tugs (propellers)do6,880
46Barksdo18,788
79Brigsdo22,558
711Schoonersdo166,725
109Scowsdo11,848
___________
1194Total316,923
CANADIAN
67Sidewheel steamersregistered tons25,966
16Propellersdo4,631
4Tugs (propellers)do386
19Barksdo5,697
16Brigsdo2,980
186Schoonersdo19,311
13Scowsdo609
______ _____
321Total59,580

- Toledo Blade


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Date of Original:
23 Nov, 1858
Local identifier:
GLN.4302
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Dave Swayze
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 23 Nov, 1858