Maritime History of the Great Lakes
International (Steamboat), burnt, 1 Feb 1874
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Steamer INTERNATIONAL, burned at Fort Erie, February 1874. Loss $15,000.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

INTERNATIONAL Steamer, built Fort Erie 1872, a train ferry of 851 Tons Gross. Official Can. No. 96849. 210 x 40 x 12 Rebuilt Barge.
      Prelm. List of Canadian Steamships, 1808 - 1930

INTERNATIONAL Paddlewheel steamer of 1,000 Tons, built Sarnia in 1872. Owned by the Grand Trunk R. R. Co.. Home port, Sarnia. Valued at $135,000 Class A 1. REMARKS - Ferry, iron.
      Association of Canadian Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register for 1874

Item Type
Reason: burnt
Hull damage: $15,000
Remarks: Damaged
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90012 Longitude: -78.93286
William R. McNeil
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International (Steamboat), burnt, 1 Feb 1874