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  • Modelling Sail Vessels for the Lakes
    Modelling Sail Vessels for the Lakes
    textnewspaper  "Modelling Sail Vessels for the Lakes," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), October 1854, pp. 9 - 16     INLAND NAVIGATION.MODELLING SAIL VESSELS FOR THE LAKES.To achieve utility in the production of any class of shipping, it is necessary to consider carefully at least three grand governing conditions, which seem to demark the main outline of adaptation to commercial purposes. These ...
    textnewspaper  "Modelling Sail Vessels for the Lakes," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), October 1854, pp. 9 - 16   INLAND NAVIGATION.MODELLING SAIL VESSELS FOR THE LAKES.To achieve utility in the production of any class of shipping, it is necessary to consider carefully at least three grand governing conditions, which ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Inland Navigation. No. II
    Inland Navigation. No. II
    textnewspaper  "Inland Navigation. No. II," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), November 1854, pp. 65-70     INLAND NAVIGATION. NO. II.Not to the proud ocean alone, with its rock-bound, surge-beaten shore, heaving its huge billows in terrific grandeur, orbearing in pride the swift, majestic ship upon a salt-watercrest, is the contest for victory in maritime enterprise to beconfined. ...
    textnewspaper  "Inland Navigation. No. II," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), November 1854, pp. 65-70   INLAND NAVIGATION. NO. II.Not to the proud ocean alone, with its rock-bound, surge-beaten shore, heaving its huge billows in terrific grandeur, orbearing in pride the swift, majestic ship upon a ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Foul Air in a Steamboat's Hold
    Foul Air in a Steamboat's Hold
    textnewspaper  B., S., Foul Air in a Steamboat's Hold, "Foul Air in a Steamboat's Hold," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), November 1854, pp.90-92     For the Nautical Magazine.FOUL AIR IN A STEAMBOAT'S HOLD.Gentlemen : -- I take the liberty of sending you some accountof a very remarkable experience which I have just had in thephysiologcal eflects of foul air, ‚-- such as may be, and in theease I shall cite was, engendered in ...
    textnewspaper  B., S., Foul Air in a Steamboat's Hold, "Foul Air in a Steamboat's Hold," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), November 1854, pp.90-92   For the Nautical Magazine.FOUL AIR IN A STEAMBOAT'S HOLD.Gentlemen : -- I take the liberty of sending you some accountof a very remarkable experience which I have just had in ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Naval Construction in 1813
    Naval Construction in 1813
    textnewspaper  Old Salt on the Lakes, Naval Construction in 1813, "Naval Construction in 1813," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), December 1854, pp. 160-61     NAVAL CONSTRUCTION IN 1813.Messrs. Editors : -- I have been thinking that if the BritishAdmiralty knew how fast we can work on this side of the At-lantic, when a fleet or a fortress is to be taken, it may be theywould have given an order for enough vessels of light ...
    textnewspaper  Old Salt on the Lakes, Naval Construction in 1813, "Naval Construction in 1813," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), December 1854, pp. 160-61   NAVAL CONSTRUCTION IN 1813.Messrs. Editors : -- I have been thinking that if the BritishAdmiralty knew how fast we can work on this side of the At-lantic, when a fleet ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Improvement of the St. Lawrence River
    Improvement of the St. Lawrence River
    textnewspaper  "Improvement of the St. Lawrence River," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), December 1854, pp. 176     Improvement of the St. Lawrence River. -- Mons. Maillefert, whose famous operations in submarine blasting are so widely known, has been engaged to remove the rock obstructions to navigation in the Long Sault, Coteau, Cedars, and other rapids of the St. Lawrence, between Ogdensburgh and Montreal. ...
    textnewspaper  "Improvement of the St. Lawrence River," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), December 1854, pp. 176   Improvement of the St. Lawrence River. -- Mons. Maillefert, whose famous operations in submarine blasting are so widely known, has been engaged to remove the rock obstructions to navigation in ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 1 Buffalo and the District of Buffalo Creek, N.Y.
    Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 1 Buffalo and the District of Buffalo Creek, N.Y.
    textnewspaper  "Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 1 Buffalo and the District of Buffalo Creek, N.Y.," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), January 1855, pp. 289-998     SHIP-BUIlDING ON THE LAKES.No I.BUFFALO AND THE DISTRICT OF BUFFALO CREEK, N. Y.It was originally our intention, in preparing a series of articleson Ship-building on the Lakes, to have gone back to the earliestperiod in its history, when the schooner Washington, thefirst ...
    textnewspaper  "Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 1 Buffalo and the District of Buffalo Creek, N.Y.," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), January 1855, pp. 289-998   SHIP-BUIlDING ON THE LAKES.No I.BUFFALO AND THE DISTRICT OF BUFFALO CREEK, N. Y.It was originally our intention, in preparing a series of articleson Ship-building on the Lakes, to have gone ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 2
    Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 2
    textnewspaper  "Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 2," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), February 1855, pp. 374-77     SHIP-BUILDING ON THE LAKES.(Continued from page 298.)No. 2.The following Table will show the class, name, tonnage, by whom built, andat what ports other than Buffalo, of all Vessels built in the District ofBuffalo Creek, during the past ten years : --1845.Class. ...
    textnewspaper  "Shipbuilding on the Lakes, No. 2," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), February 1855, pp. 374-77   SHIP-BUILDING ON THE LAKES.(Continued from page 298.)No. 2.The following Table will show the class, name, tonnage, by whom built, andat what ports other than Buffalo, of all Vessels built in ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Screw propellers
    Screw propellers
    textnewspaper  "Screw propellers," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), March 1855, pp. 407-11     SCREW PROPELLERS.It has been contended for a considerable time by engineers,that the submerged propeller, as a mode of propulsion, was notthe best adapted to the higher rates of speed in navigation, andthat whatever might be the form, whether that of the regular,that of the ...
    textnewspaper  "Screw propellers," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), March 1855, pp. 407-11   SCREW PROPELLERS.It has been contended for a considerable time by engineers,that the submerged propeller, as a mode of propulsion, was notthe best adapted to the higher rates of speed in ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Whittaker's Substitution of Side Screw for the Paddle-wheel
    Whittaker's Substitution of Side Screw for the Paddle-wheel
    textnewspaper  "Whittaker's Substitution of Side Screw for the Paddle-wheel," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), April 1855, pp. 53-54     WHITTAKER'S SUBSTITUTION OF SIDE SCREW FOR THE PADDLE-WHEELThe entire success of the steamer Baltic since the removal ofthe side paddle-wheels, and the substitution of screws, havingmore fully come within our reach since our last issue, we propose to furnish the facts relative to her ...
    textnewspaper  "Whittaker's Substitution of Side Screw for the Paddle-wheel," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), April 1855, pp. 53-54   WHITTAKER'S SUBSTITUTION OF SIDE SCREW FOR THE PADDLE-WHEELThe entire success of the steamer Baltic since the removal ofthe side paddle-wheels, and the substitution of screws, havingmore fully come within our ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Tables of the Schooner Challenge
    Tables of the Schooner Challenge
    textnewspaper  "Tables of the Schooner Challenge," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 106-11     TABLES OF THE SCHOONER CHALLENGE.In giving the mould-loft tables of this vessel, it may not beimproper to make a few remarks, even though the writer andthe builder should be found in the same individual. We are notof those who hold, that silence is always to be observed when ...
    textnewspaper  "Tables of the Schooner Challenge," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 106-11   TABLES OF THE SCHOONER CHALLENGE.In giving the mould-loft tables of this vessel, it may not beimproper to make a few remarks, even though the writer andthe builder should be found ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Draught and Calculations of the Lake Propeller "Oriental."
    Draught and Calculations of the Lake Propeller "Oriental."
    textnewspaper  "Draught and Calculations of the Lake Propeller "Oriental."," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 139-40     DRAUGHT AND CALCULATIONS OF THE LAKE PROPELLER "ORIENTAL."The "Oriental" was built at Buffalo, in 1854, by Messrs. Bidwell and Banta, and is the largest screw vessel on the Lakes.She is of 950 tons register, and carries 750 tons of freight.The weight of engine, boiler, and 100 tons of ...
    textnewspaper  "Draught and Calculations of the Lake Propeller "Oriental."," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 139-40   DRAUGHT AND CALCULATIONS OF THE LAKE PROPELLER "ORIENTAL."The "Oriental" was built at Buffalo, in 1854, by Messrs. Bidwell and Banta, and is the largest screw vessel on the Lakes.She is ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • On Elevated Screw-Propellers
    On Elevated Screw-Propellers
    textnewspaper  Stetson, Thomas D., On Elevated Screw-Propellers, "On Elevated Screw-Propellers," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 141-46    
    textnewspaper  Stetson, Thomas D., On Elevated Screw-Propellers, "On Elevated Screw-Propellers," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 141-46  
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • The Practicability of Side-screw Propulsion
    The Practicability of Side-screw Propulsion
    textnewspaper  "The Practicability of Side-screw Propulsion," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 146-49    
    textnewspaper  "The Practicability of Side-screw Propulsion," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 146-49  
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Marine Disasters, and Loss of Life and Property on the Lakes, for 1854
    Marine Disasters, and Loss of Life and Property on the Lakes, for 1854
    textnewspaper  "Marine Disasters, and Loss of Life and Property on the Lakes, for 1854," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 163-64    
    textnewspaper  "Marine Disasters, and Loss of Life and Property on the Lakes, for 1854," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 163-64  
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Tonnage of the Lakes
    Tonnage of the Lakes
    textnewspaper  Henderson, John J., Tonnage of the Lakes, "Tonnage of the Lakes," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 183-86    
    textnewspaper  Henderson, John J., Tonnage of the Lakes, "Tonnage of the Lakes," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), May 1855, pp. 183-86  
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Large Timber
    Large Timber
    textnewspaper  "Large Timber," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, pp. 227     LARGE TIMBER.We learn from the Eastern papers that Messrs. FowlerKelsey, of Wallaceburg, Canada West, manufactured, last winter, probably the largest stick of white oak timber ever seen onthe Continent of North America, measuring in the log 61 feetlong, 40x41 inches square, and ...
    textnewspaper  "Large Timber," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, pp. 227   LARGE TIMBER.We learn from the Eastern papers that Messrs. FowlerKelsey, of Wallaceburg, Canada West, manufactured, last winter, probably the largest stick of white oak timber ever seen onthe Continent of ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State
    Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State
    textnewspaper  Rees, E. H., Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State, "Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, pp. 245-46     OSCILLATING ENGINES OF PROPELLER GRANITE STATE.Office of "The Buffalo Steam Engine Works,"Corner of Washington and Ohio streets.Buffalo, April 19th 1855.Messrs. GriffithsBates, --Gents : -- Capt. H. Whittaker has requested me to send you a description of the engines in ...
    textnewspaper  Rees, E. H., Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State, "Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, pp. 245-46   OSCILLATING ENGINES OF PROPELLER GRANITE STATE.Office of "The Buffalo Steam Engine Works,"Corner of Washington and Ohio streets.Buffalo, April 19th 1855.Messrs. GriffithsBates, --Gents : -- Capt. H. Whittaker has requested me ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State
    Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State
    textnewspaper  Rees, E. H., Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State, "Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, pp. 245-46     OSCILLATING ENGINES OF PROPELLER GRANITE STATE.Office of "The Buffalo Steam Engine Works,"Corner of Washington and Ohio streets.Buffalo, April 19th 1855.Messrs. GriffithsBates, --Gents : -- Capt. H. Whittaker has requested me to send you a description of the engines in ...
    textnewspaper  Rees, E. H., Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State, "Oscillating Engines of Propeller Granite State," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, pp. 245-46   OSCILLATING ENGINES OF PROPELLER GRANITE STATE.Office of "The Buffalo Steam Engine Works,"Corner of Washington and Ohio streets.Buffalo, April 19th 1855.Messrs. GriffithsBates, --Gents : -- Capt. H. Whittaker has requested me ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • Marine.--Good News from the Flats
    Marine.--Good News from the Flats
    textnewspaper  Rees, E. H., Marine.--Good News from the Flats, "Marine.--Good News from the Flats," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, p. 275     Marine. -- Good News from the Flats. -- A letter from CaptainBantam, of the bark Canada, to her owners in this city, states that thebark had been towed over the St. Clair Flats, drawing 10 feet 2inches water. This is better than was expected. The Canada isloaded with oats for ...
    textnewspaper  Rees, E. H., Marine.--Good News from the Flats, "Marine.--Good News from the Flats," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), June 1855, p. 275   Marine. -- Good News from the Flats. -- A letter from CaptainBantam, of the bark Canada, to her owners in this city, states that thebark had been towed over the ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
  • On Screws and Screw Steamers -- Propellers on the Lakes, and the North Carolina
    On Screws and Screw Steamers -- Propellers on the Lakes, and the North Carolina
    textnewspaper  "On Screws and Screw Steamers -- Propellers on the Lakes, and the North Carolina," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), July 1855, pp. 335-36     "The journal of the Franklin Institute, for June, contains quotations from the Nautical Magazine, furnishing data respecting the Lake Propellers, International, Buffalo, and Oriental, with remarks from the pen of a valued friend and correspondent. ;'The journal referred to, although occupying ...
    textnewspaper  "On Screws and Screw Steamers -- Propellers on the Lakes, and the North Carolina," The Monthly Nautical Magazine and Quarterly Review (New York, NY: GriffithsBates, 1855), July 1855, pp. 335-36   "The journal of the Franklin Institute, for June, contains quotations from the Nautical Magazine, furnishing data respecting the Lake Propellers, International, Buffalo, and Oriental, with remarks from the pen of ...
    Maritime History of the Great Lakes
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