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Echo (Schooner), U7237, 12 Aug 1854


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There were three launches in Milan last week. The Free Press says:- On Saturday the 12th. the ECHO was launched. She was built by Capt. Kelly for himself, J.D. Smith, John Smith and J.C. Lockwood, all Milan parties. On Wednesday afternoon, 16th. Gay & Shupe launched the SHAW, built for parties in Oswego. Thursday evening, 17th. S. Ruggles launched the BERLIN, built for Thomas Hamilton of Milan. These are all very fine schooners.
      Cleveland Morning leader
      August 23, 1854 p.2 col.1

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MORE NEW VESSELS - The Milan (Ohio) Free Press states that "on Saturday afternoon, 12 inst., the ECHO was launched. She was built by Capt. Kelly, for himself, J.D. Smith, John Smith Esq., and J.C. Lockwood, all Milan parties.
On Wednesday afternoon, 16th. inst., Gay & Shupe launched the SHAW, built for parties in Oswego.
Thursday afternoon, 17th. S. Ruggles launched the BERLIN, built for Thomas Hamilton of Milan. These are all very fine schooners. There are three or four more vessels under contract, anong them one to be built for George Barney, by Gay & Shupe.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      August, 24, 1854

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We noticed in port yesterday, the new schooner ECHO, built by Capt. Kelly, of Milan, Ohio, for Messrs. Smith, Kelly & Co. She is a handsome craft of some 253 tons, and is under the command of Capt. Morrison.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Tuesday, September 26, 1854


Schooner ECHO. U. S. No. 7237. Of 176.79 tons. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
     
     




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launch, Milan
Date of Original:
1854
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McN.E.1727
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English
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William R. McNeil
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Echo (Schooner), U7237, 12 Aug 1854