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W. L. Brown (Propeller), U80767, 1886


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The propeller W.L. BROWN with a cargo of coal for Depere, Wisc. sprang a leak and sank in 76 feet of water off Peshtigo. The crew escaped. She was formerly the NEPTUNE.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Friday, October 22, 1886
     

Propeller W.L. BROWN. Of 225 tons. Built at Green Bay in 1880 by Johnson. Owned by N. F. Co. Home port, Green Bay. Value $22,000. Class A 2. REMARKS. -- Formerly NEPTUNE.
      Inland Lloyds Vessel Register, 1886


Steam screw W.L. BROWN. U.S. No. 80767. Of 336.10 tons gross; 224.58 tons net. Built 1880 at Green Bay, Wis. Home port, Green Bay, Wis. 140.0 x 28.0 x 13.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1886
     
     
     
     
Steam screw NEPTUNE.* Official U.S. No. 130023. Built at Oskosh, WI., in 1872. 132.0 X 27.0 X 8.0
      * Rebuilt and renumbered 80767, W.L. BROWN in 1880.
      Herman Runge List
     
     


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Newspaper
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Notes:
ex NEPTUNE
Date of Original:
1886
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Local identifier:
McN.R.284
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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W. L. Brown (Propeller), U80767, 1886