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Fame (Schooner), U9213, 19 Apr 1854


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The schr. FAME was launched yesterday afternoon at Wolverton's ship yard. She is not a new vessel, having been taken out in order to be lengthened.
      Detroit Free Press
      April 19, 1854

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      LAUNCH. -- The schooner FAME was launched a few day ago at Wolverton's ship yard. She is not a new vessel, having first come out about a year ago; but had been taken out in order to be lengthened. -- Det. Adv.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Saturday, April 22, 1854

     
      Bark FAME. U. S. No. 9213. Of 281.50 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
     
     
Barkentine FAME. Of 428 tons. Built Detroit, 1853 by J.L. Wolverton. Owned by E.W. Hudson. Home port, Detroit. Value, $9,500. Class, B 1. REMARKS:- Large repairs in 1861
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Marine Register, 1863
     


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re-launch, Detroit
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1854
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McN.E.1873
Language of Item:
English
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William R. McNeil
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Fame (Schooner), U9213, 19 Apr 1854