Steamer - Enterprise
Builder: J. K. Ilhenny
Built: Wilmington, NC; launched September 18, 1828
Owners: E. B. Dudley & J. K. McIlhenny
Specifications: Draft 20 to 24 inches
Notes: Traveled between Wilmington and Fayetteville from 1828 to at least 1831. In May 1852, newspapers report a steamboat Enterprise traveling between White Hall and Wilmington. The steamer was operated by Captain Jones.
HistoryNC.org web site links:
North Carolina Steam Boats Overview
North Carolina 19th Century Steam Boats (Alphabetic List)
Steamers in North Carolina from 1812 to 1849
Steamers in North Carolina from 1850 to 1860
Steamers in North Carolina from 1861 to 1880
Steamers in North Carolina from 1881 to 1899
North Carolina 19th Century Steam Boat Lines
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