Nellie (steamer)
Lewis and Dryden's Marine History of the Pacific Northwest, p. 243 JN, p. 133.
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Nellie (steamer)
The Nellie, 180 tons, 115 feet, also entered the towing and jobbing trades at Portland, but was not very successful and was dismantled about eight years later. Gordon Newell, Maritime Events of 1899, H.W. McCurdy, Marine History of the Pacific Northwest., p. 48.
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Nellie (steamer)
The 14-ton steamer Nellie, built at Columbus, Washington in 1882, was burned at Portland on December 20, 1904. Gordon Newell, Maritime Events of 1904, H. W. McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest., p. 103.
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Nellie (steamer)
The British steamer Nellie, while lying at anchor in Howe Sound, with no one aboard, dragged anchor in a gale March 14th, and filled and sank in deep water; becoming a total loss. E. W. Wright, Retirement of the Oregon Railway & Navigation Company from Puget Sound, Lewis & Dryden's Marine History of the Puget Sound. New York: Antiquarian Press, Ltd., 1961 [This book was written in 1895 and the years covered in this chapter are 1891 and 1892., p.395.
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Nellie (steamer)
Other steamers appearing on the Sound in 1876 were the Capital, built at Olympia, the Hyack, Minnie May and the Nellie, the most pretentious of any of them at Seattle. She was launched from Hammond's yard, July 22d, for Robbins, Wright & Stretch, and began running between Milton and Seattle, afterward working on the Snohomish and Skagit routes. Robbins' share in the steamer was sold by the sheriff in 1877, and Capt. Charles Low purchased the interest held by Wright. In 1878 a one-third ownership was bought by Mr. Galbreath of Cassiar. Her officers in 1878 were: Charles Low, captain; A. M. Gilman, engineer; Benjamin Stretch, purser. E. W. Wright, Loss of the 'Pacific,' New Transportation Companies on the Willamette and Columbia, Lewis & Dryden's Marine History of the Pacific Northwest. New York: Antiquarian Press, Ltd., 1961., p.243.
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Nellie (steamer)
The steamer Nellie was brought from San Francisco on the deck of the bark Martha Rideout and ran as a ferry between Seattle and Freeport. E. W. Wright, Organization of Pacific Coast S. S. Co., Fierce Competition on Ocean Routes, Lewis & Dryden's Marine History of the Pacific Northwest. New York: Antiquarian Press, Ltd., 1961., p.253.
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