EASTERN STATES (1902, Steamer)


Year of Build:
1902
Official Number:
136981
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Wyandotte, MI
Vessel Type:
Steamer
Hull Materials:
Steel
Number of Decks:
4
Hull Number:
144
Builder Name:
Detroit Ship Building Co.
Original Owner and Location:
Detroit & Buffalo Steamboat Co., Detroit, MI.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Engine Type:
Inclined Compound
# Cylinders:
3
# Boilers:
6
Propulsion Notes:
52, 72 & 72 x 84"; engine, Detroit Ship Building Co; scotch boilers 13'6" x 11'9", 140# steam by Detroit Ship Building Co.
Dimensions
Length:
350'
Beam:
45' 3"
Depth:
19' 6"
Tonnage (gross):
3077
Tonnage (net):
1566
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Hamilton, ONT. Lake Ontario
Date:
  1957
How:
Scrapped.
History

Laid down as EMPIRE STATE.

1902, Jan Launched Wyandotte, MI.

1909 Owned Detroit & Cleveland Navigation Co, Detroit, MI.

1930 Owned Detroit & Cleveland Navigation Co., Detroit.

1950 Laid up, Detroit.

1956, Jun 21 Owned Lake Shore Steel Co & Siegal Iron & Metal Co, Detroit.

1956, Dec 12 Burned as spectacle, Lake St. Clair.

1957, May 6 Scrapped.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
American Bureau of Shipping
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

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