The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
CODORUS


Description
Creator:
Stanton, Samuel Ward, Attributed name
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Prints
Description:
Sketch and notes on the Great Lakes steamboat CODORUS
Notes:
Illustration from Stanton, Samuel Ward, American Steam Vessels , 1895, page 451
Inscriptions:

Codorus

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.

Publisher:
Smith & Stanton
Place of Publication:
New York
Date of Original:
1895
Date Of Event:
1892
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
473
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
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CODORUS


Sketch and notes on the Great Lakes steamboat CODORUS