Ben Hur (Schooner), U3411, 1889
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Schooner BEN HUR.* U.S. No. 3411. Of 314.53 tons gross; 297.85 tons net. Built 1874 at Dunnsville. Ont. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 138.0 x 25.6 x 11.2
* formerly British schooner M.C. UPPER
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1889
Schooner M.C. UPPER. [C]. Of 320 tons. Built at Stromness in 1874 by Walkerly. Owned by McCollum. Home port, Dunnville. Value $10,000. Class B 1. REMARKS. -- Three Masts. Built on bottom of old barge.
Board of Lake Underwriters
Lake vessel Classification, 1877
Schooner M.C. UPPER. Built Dunnville 1874. Home port, Dunnville. Of 300 tons register.
130.0 x 24.0 x 15.5 Owned by L. McCallum, of Stromness, Ont. [No Canadian Official Number]
List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
Dominion of Canada on the 31st. Dec. 1886
Registry Number: 32
Name: M. C. UPPER
When built: 1874
Where built: Stromness
Where she belongs: Dunnville
Present Master: - - -
Builders name & date of Certificate: L. McCallum; May 2, 1874
Description of vessel:
Length: 140 feet
Breadth: 26 feet
Depth of hold: 10 feet
Bowsprit: Standing bowsprit
How rigged: Schooner
How built: Carvel
Subscribing Owners:-- Laughlin Mccallum of Stromness, sole owner; sold to Samuel Murphy of Detroit, dated Aug. 31, 1888.
NOTATION: -- Sold to foreigner, Aug. 31, 1888 -- Register closed 1895.
Shipping Register of Dunnville, Ontario
National Archived, Canada
[RG,12, A 1, Vol. 219]
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- William R. McNeil
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