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Bessemer (Propeller), U46130, 1 Apr 1886


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The steambarge J.R. WHITING has been rebuilt at Milwaukee and lengthened forty feet. She is now called the BESSEMER and will tow the D. VANCE in the ore
trade.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      April 22, 1886


Steam screw BESSEMER.* U.S. No. 46130. Of 390.38 tons gross; 440.27 ? tons net. Built 1875 at St. Clair, Mich. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 177.7 x 28.2 x 15.5.
* formerly steam screw JUSTIN R. WHITING.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1886
     


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
rebuild of J.R. WHITING
Date of Original:
1886
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Local identifier:
McN.E.976
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Bessemer (Propeller), U46130, 1 Apr 1886