- Stanton, Samuel Ward, Attributed name
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- Sketch and notes on the Great Lakes steamboat SAXON
- Illustration from Stanton, Samuel Ward, American Steam Vessels , 1895, page 461
Built 1890, at Cleveland, Ohio, by the Globe Iron Works Co.
Hull, of steel. Length 296 feet; breadth of beam 40 feet 5 inches; depth of hold 21 feet.
Engine, triple expansion Diameter of cylinders 24, 38 and 61 inches, by 42 inches stroke.
Boilers, two, of steel, "scotch" type. Length 12 1/2 feet, diameter 14 feet.
Wheel, four blades, Diameter 14 feet, pitch 17 1/2 feet
Tonnage 2348.43 Gross 1875.23 Net
Owned by the Menominee Transit Company, and built for the ore carrying trade on the Great Lakes. Speed, loaded, 12 1/2 miles per hour, light; 14 miles
- Smith & Stanton
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes