The First Propellers at Kingston
by Rick Neilson
conversion to TEIlite-conformant markupWalter Lewis
Kingston, ON : Marine Museum of the Great Lakes at Kingston
based on the original document:
Rick Neilson, "The First Propellers at Kingston," FreshWater,vol. 2, no. 2 (Autumn 1987): 4-8.
We would like to thank David Trotter of Underwater Research Associates for the photographs of the wreck of the propeller GOLIATH. GOLIATH was an excellent example of the first generation of Great Lakes ships equipped with John Ericsson's propeller, launched in 1846 and lost in an explosion in 1848.
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