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Steamers - Navigation

Steamers - Navigation

During the 1870s, the Askews operated the steamer BERTIE on the Cashie River connecting with other Albemarle Sound region steamers to carry incoming and outgoing freight, mail, and passengers.

Read more about the activities of a multi-purpose steamboat

Navigation Topics

Regular Operations
Schedules, ads, legal issues
Agent
Steamer - Business relationships
Excursion
Recreational trips, entertainment
Repairs
Upkeep, engine repairs, hull issues
Connecting Steamers
Vessels to outlying places
KALULA
The forerunner of the BERTIE



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