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Grey Hound (Brig), 1 Sep 1853


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NEW VESSEL. - The Express says, the GREY HOUND is the name of a new and beautiful brig, which has just made her appearance in our harbor. her dimensions are as follows; 130 feet keel; 28 feet beam; 11 feet hold; 367 tons burthen, and will carry 16,000 bushels wheat. She was built at Conneaut, by Messrs. Howard & Lyon, under the immediate superintendence of Capt. Lent, who modelled her. She is owned by Messrs. Fox and Bruce, and is to run in Fox's clipper line, between this port and Chicago, under the command of Captain W.D. Robinson, formerly of the schooner NEBRASKA, a man who is every inch a sailor.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thureday, September 15, 1853


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Newspaper
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new vessel
Date of Original:
1853
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Local identifier:
McN.E.2126
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Grey Hound (Brig), 1 Sep 1853