1864, May 7 Launched Detroit, MI; first municipally owned ship recorded in cross river service; cost $16,000.
1864, Aug 19 Enrolled Detroit; ran Detroit River Windsor to Woodward Ave.
1868 Ran Sandwich (Windsor), ONT to Springwells, (Dearborn) MI; made a barge 58 gross tons.
1868, Jul Covered with boughs & foliage to shelter passengers from 100 degree heat.
1871 92.68 net tons; minor interest sold George King.
1871, Sep Collision with & sank ferry steamer GEORGE JEROME.
1874 Rebuilt Detroit Dry Dock Co.
1875, Sep 27 Burned Detroit River.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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