The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Enterprise (Brig), 16 May 1845


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The Grand Rapids Eagle, of the 16th inst., records the launch of a fine brig of 207 tons, built upon Grand River, for Messrs. Barrier & Mason.
      Daily National Pilot
      Monday, May 26, 1845
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Brig ENTERPRISE of 267 tons, built at Grand Rapids during 1845. Cost $8,000
      Daily National Pilot
      January 12, 1846
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      Messrs. Barber & Mason's new brig ENTERPRISE, built by them, to run in connection with their lumber manufactory, on Grand River, Mich., and their lumber yards here, is a noble vessel. Her length is 93 ft.; breadth of beam, 2 4ft.; depth of hold 10 ft. She is 170 tons burthen, and carries 100,000 ft. of lumber. If Capt. Miller and his crew inherit the "enterprise" of the owners of this fine vessel, she will prove a profitable investment.
      Daily National Pilot
      Thursday, June 12, 1845


      "We understand that another boat will be commenced soon at the same place, under the direction of Mr. Corbin, the builder of Barber & Mason's new brig ENTERPRISE" - Grand River Enquirer, June 13. [part] ( E.B. Morgan ? )
      Daily National Pilot
      Saturday, June 21, 1845


The barque E.B. MORGAN, of Grand Rapids, Capt. Peterson, late of the SCAMMON, made her appearance at our port on Friday last. She is 310 tons measurement, 150 feet long on deck, 24 feet in beam, and can stow probably 250,000 feet of lumber. She is owned by Amos Rathbone, and was built by Mr. Corburn, both of Grand Rapids. Mr. C. is also the builder of the brig ENTERPRISE, another vessel engaged in the lumber trade in this city. -- Chicago Dem.
      Cleveland Herald
      Wednesday, September 22, 1847 . . . . .


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launch, Grand Rapids
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1845
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McN.E.1818
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English
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William R. McNeil
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Enterprise (Brig), 16 May 1845