Launched here in 1808John and James Winans built here the second successful steamboat to operate commercially, only two years after Robert Fulton made his historic trip up the Hudson on the "Clermont". The Champlain Transportation Co. was one of the oldest steamboat companies when it suspended operation in 1932.
|Placed By||Vermont Historic Sites Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 6:40pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 641500 N 4926116|
|Decimal Degrees||44.47450000, -73.22085000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 28.47', W 73° 13.251'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 28' 28.2" N, 73° 13' 15.06" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 146-186 King Street Dock, Burlington VT 05401, US|
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