The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Amoskeag (Schooner), U1123, 13 May 1867


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A new craft was launched at St. Clair on Thursday last, for parties at that place, which has been named the AMOSKEAG. She was built by Samuel Langell, and pronounced one of the strongest built vessels afloat. By old measuremnent she rates 230 tons burthen, and is fore and aft rigged. Her draft of water is 4'6" and her capacity as a lumber carrier is said to be 200,000 ft.
      Detroit Free Press
      May 13, 1867
     
     
     
NAME: AMOSKEAG (Pre-list, Suppl; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879;1880;
1880-81; 1882); HORACE TABER (1883; 1884; 1885
RIG: Schooner ,
SIGNAL LETTERS;
OFFIClAL NO; 1123
LOA; 135.0
BEAM; 26.0
DEPTH; 10.3
GROSS: 243.94 (Pre-list, Suppl; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81;
1882; 1883); 268.49 (1884; 1885
NET: 255.07 (1884; 1885
YEAR BUlLT: 1867
STATE: MI
CITY: St. Clair
HOME PORT: Marine City, MI (Pre-list, Suppl; 1869; 1870); Detroit. MI (1871; 1872; 1873; 1875);
Chicago, lL (1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list, Suppi; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81;
1882; 1883; 1884;
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Newspaper
Item Type:
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Notes:
new vessel
Date of Original:
1867
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Local identifier:
McN.E.788
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Amoskeag (Schooner), U1123, 13 May 1867