The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Collingwood (Schooner), 6 Sep 1855


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A new schooner of 375 tons burthen, called the COLLINGWOOD, cleared on her first voyage this morning for Milwaukee with a cargo of railroad iron and lumber.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Monday, September 3, 1855

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      The COLLINGWOOD is the name of a new schooner now loaded with railroad iron and ready to sail for Chicago. She was built by B.B. Jones, for H.M. Mixer, Bros. Her dimensions are 131'8" * 28'4" * 11'1"; and registered 379 tons. She cost about $16,000. Capt. Frank Merriman, formerly of the THREE BELLS and WEST WIND, is to command her. She is an extremely fine looking vessel, substantially built, and is to run in the Chicago and Buffalo trade. - Buffalo Comm., 3d.
      Detroit Free Press
      September 6, 1855


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new vessel
Date of Original:
1855
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McN.E.1396
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Collingwood (Schooner), 6 Sep 1855