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Grand Island (Ferry), U207917, broken wheel, 10 Jan 1911


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Grand Island Ferry Disabled.
The GRAND ISLAND, the new steel ferry boat operating between Buffalo City Line and Grand Island, is laid up at her dock at the island with a broken propeller wheel as the result of a mix-up with the ice. She will be on her run again in a few days. In the meantime the HENRY KOEBER is making her trips for her. Running ice is causing a lot of trouble for the NIAGARA FRONTIER , operating between Buffalo and Fort Erie.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Tuesday, january 10, 1911
     

Steam screw GRAND ISLAND. U. S. No. 207917. Of 222 gross tons; 151 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y. 1910. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 102.2 x 29.0 x 11.2 Ferry service. Crew of 4. Of 250 indicated horsepower. Steel built.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911
     


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Reason: broken wheel
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1911
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21197
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.03311 Longitude: -78.96254
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Grand Island (Ferry), U207917, broken wheel, 10 Jan 1911