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Barbarian (Schooner), U2137, 7 Aug 1855


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NEW VESSEL. ---- The Oswego Journal of the 7th. says: ---- " A new fore-and-aft schooner, to be called the BARBARIAN, is to be launched this afternoon, from the shipyard of A. Miller & Co. She is a large well built vessel, and it is estimated she will carry 17,500 bushels of wheat through the canal. her keel is 135 feet, beam 28 feet 2 inches, and depth of hold 11 feet 2 inches. She is owned by Smith & Post, and is to be commanded by Capt. George Clement, formerly of the schooner CONQUEST. The BARBARIAN will sail in about a week for Milwaukee with a cargo of lumber.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Friday, August 10, 1855


NEW VESSEL. -- A new fore and aft schooner, to be called the BARBARIAN is to be launched this afternoon from the shipyard of A. Miller & Co.. She is a large well built vessel, and it is estimated that she will carry 17,500 bu. of wheat through the canal. Her keel is 135 ft., beam 26'2" and depth of hold 11'2". She is owned by Smith & Post, and is to be commanded by Capt. George Clement, formerly of the schooner CONQUEST. The BARBARIAN will sail in about a week for Milwakee, with a cargo of lumber. --- Oswego Times,7th.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, August 8, 1855


Schooner BARBARIAN. U. S. No. 2137. Of 297.58 tons. Home port, Chicago, Ill.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
     


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launch, Oswego
Date of Original:
1855
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McN.E.920
Language of Item:
English
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William R. McNeil
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Barbarian (Schooner), U2137, 7 Aug 1855