Vermillion (Propeller), U76695, 1904
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The names of two wooden vessels of the Gilchrist fleet have been transferred to new steel vessels of the fleet. The old steamer J. C. GILCHRIST will be called the VERMILLION and the E. R. SCHUCK will become the C. C. HAND.
Buffalo Evening News
Wednesday, March 23, 1904
Steam screw VERMILLION.* U.S. No. 76695. Of 1,827 tons gross; 1,395 tons net. Built at CTrenton, Mich., in 1887. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 252.0 x 42.0 x 20.4 and 800 indicated horse power. Crew of 16. Freight service.
* Formerly steam screw J.C. GILCHRIST.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1906
J.C. GILCHRIST.* Built 1887 Bulk Propeller - Wood
U. S. No. 76695 1827 gt - 1395 nt 252' X 42' X 20.4'
* renamed (b) VERMILLION - US - 1904
Dismantled at Milwaukee, Wis., in 1914; hull foundered on way to Big Bay, Wis., Lake Superuior, 1n 1914
Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
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- William R. McNeil
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