Providence (Barge), U53271, 1927
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Barge [whaleback] PROVIDENCE.* U.S. No. 53271. Of 1,310 tons gross 1,265. Built at West Superior, Wis., in 1891. Home port, Philadelphia, Pa. Crew of 7. Steel built
* formerly Barge 117.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1911
Barge 117. U.S. No. 53271. Of 1,310.82 tons gross 1,265.92 Built at West Superior, Wis., in 1891. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. Steel built
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895 [unrigged vessels]
117. * Built Nov. 14, 1891 Whaleback Barge - Steel
U. S. No. 53271 1310 gt - 1265 nt 265.0 x 36.0 x 22.0
* Renamed [b] PROVIDENCE - U.S. - 1912
Sold reportedly to British buyers in 1929. Ultimate disposition unknown.
American Barge Co., Superior, Master Shipbuilding List
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- William R. McNeil
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