Florence K (steamer)
Built in Tacoma by Crawford and Reid in 1903. Gordon Newell, Ships of the Inland Sea, p. 208. Florence K started life as a mosquito fleet steamer, ended it as a quick little ferry called Beeline, The Marine Digest July 27, 1985, p. 7. The Beeline, Marine Digest. August 3, 1985, p. 8 (il). Also known as the Gloria.
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Florence K (steamer)
The propeller passenger steamer Florence K., 143 tons, 93 feet, was built at Tacoma by Crawford & Reid for Capt. Ben P. Kunkler and E. L. Franks to replace the burned Eagle on the Seattle Fagle Harbor run. Gordon Newell, Maritime Events of 1903, H.W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest., p. 90.
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