Built 1892, at Buffalo, N.Y. by the Union Dry Dock Company
Hull, of steel, "straight-back" model, double bottom Length 275 1/2 feet, over all 290 feet; breadth of beam 40 feet; depth of hold 26 feet
Engine, triple expansion. Diameter of cylinders 20, 33 and 54 inches, by 45 ins. stroke. Built by King Iron Works, Buffalo
Boilers, two, of steel. Length 12 feet; diameter 14 feet; total grate surface 132 feet
Tonnage: 2166 Gross 1802 Net
A large steel freighter of the Great Lakes, built on the "straight-back" plan. A successful and economical boat; speed about 12 1/2 miles an hour. Cost $175,000. Owned by the Erie & Western Trans. Co.