Detroit Post and Tribune (Detroit, MI), July 2, 1880
- Full Text
The work of removing the machinery of the burned steamer Ruby was completed Wednesday at Chicago, and the hulk was towed to the south branch, where she will be converted into a lighter barge.
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- Item Type:
- RUBY was actually converted from the 135 t. sidewheeler to a 106 t. three-mast schooner and lived out her usefulness in the lumber trade until abandoned about 1894.
- Date of Original:
- July 2, 1880
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- Language of Item:
- Dave Swayze
- Copyright Statement:
- Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes