Straits car ferry

Transcription of newspaper article from the Newberry news (Newberry, Mich.), 1892, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway company., Newberry news (Newberry, Mich.), [DSS and A/GR and I RR Straits Car Ferry--1892]  The new transfer steamer being built for the use of the D. S. S. and A. and G. R. and I. railroad companies at the straits of Mackinac, will be much more powerful boat than the St. Ignace, and of larger dimensions.  She will be 375 feet long and will be completely housed in to protect the cars from the spray when being transferred across the straits.  The steamer will be named the Ste. Marie.  [Newberry News, p. 1, 16 September 1892]  FILE:  DSS and A GR and A  copy:  CJB to WP
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Newberry news (Newberry, Mich.), 1892, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Newberry (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1892