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Rockwood (Propeller), U77362, 1935


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Steam screw JESSIE SPALDING.* Official U. S. Number 77362. Of 1.043 gross tons; 856 net tons. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1899. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 220.0 x 40.0 x 14.0. Steel built.
      Merchant Vessels List, U.S., 1901
     


Steam screw MOOREMACK.* Official U. S. Number 77362. Of 1.290 gross tons; 985 net tons. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1899. Home port, New York, N.Y. 220.0 x 40.0 x 14.0 and a crew of 16. Freight service. Of 800 indicated horse power. Steel built.
*Formerly Steam screw, JESSIE SPALDING.
      Merchant Vessels List, U.S., 1916



Steam screw VINDAL.* Official U. S. Number 77362. Of 1.200 gross tons; 985 net tons. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1899. Home port, New York, N.Y. 220.0 x 40.0 x 14.0 and a crew of 24. Freight service. Of 800 indicated horse power. Steel built.
*Formerly [a] JESSIE SPALDING, [b] MOOREMACK.
      Merchant Vessels List, U.S., 1917
     
     
     
     
      Steam screw JAY A. PEARSON.* U. S. No. 77362. Of 1,290 tons gross; 985 tons net. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1899. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 220.0 x 40.0 x 14.0 Freight service. Crew of 25. Of 800 indicated horse power. Steel built. Owned by F.D. Gleason Coal Co. [Mich.]
      * formerly Steam screw [a] JESSE SPALDING, [b] MOOREMACK, [c] VINDAL, [d] CORDOVA
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1925
     
     
     
JESSE SPALDING.* Built 1898 Bulk Propeller - Steel
U. S. No. 77362 1043 gt -856 nt 200' x 40' x 14'
* Renamed (b) MOOREMACK - US -1916
      (c) VINDAL - US - 1917
      (d) CORDOVA -US -1923
      (e) JAY A. PIERSON -US -1925
Converted to se1f-unloader in 1925.
      (f) ROCKWOOD - US -1935
Converted to sand dredge in 1935. Scrapped at Ashtabula, Ohio in winter of 1962-63.
      Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio
     
NOTE:-- JAY A. PEARSON is the proper spelling.


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JESSE SPALDING, MOOREMACK, VINDAL, CORDOVA, JAY A. PEARSON
Date of Original:
1935
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McN.R.1537
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Rockwood (Propeller), U77362, 1935