The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
PEERLESS


Description
Creator:
Stanton, Samuel Ward, Attributed name
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Prints
Description:
Sketch and notes on the steamboat PEERLESS
Notes:
Illustration from Stanton, Samuel Ward, American Steam Vessels , 1895, page 215
Inscriptions:

Peerless:

Built 1872 at Cleveland, Ohio.

Hull, of Wood, Built by Ira Lafranier Length 211 feet; breadth of beam 39 feet 10 inches; depth of hold 12 1/2 feet.

Engine, constructed by the Globe Iron Works Diameter of cylinder 54 inches, by 40 inches stroke

Boilers, two, of iron, by Globe Iron Works Length 20 feet, diameter 54 inches.

Tonnage 1199.50 Gross 912.70 Net

A large and well built Great Lakes passenger propeller of the old style. Built for the Lake Superior trade, having a large upper saloon, commodious staterooms and good deck space for freight. Used on the route between Chicago and Duluth in the "Lake Michigan & Lake Superior Trans. Co's Line" of passenger boats.

Publisher:
Smith & Stanton
Place of Publication:
New York
Date of Original:
1895
Date Of Event:
1872
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
433
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 48.332222 Longitude: -87.098611
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PEERLESS


Sketch and notes on the steamboat PEERLESS