Helfenstein (Brig), U11144, 11 Sep 1847
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SHIP BUILDING IN WISCONSIN. - The Racine Whig states that three new vessels will be built there the coming winter. A fine new brig, the HELFENSTEIN was launched at Milwaukee a few days ago, and the shipwrights of that city are adding largely to the lake fleet.
Buffalo Daily Courier
Friday, October 1, 1847
MARINE INTELLIGENCE -- Brig HELFENSTEIN, built by Alfred Gibson, was launched at Milwaukee on Sept. 16. Of 128.8 feet length; 26.3 bram; 10.5 depth. Owned by Charles P. Helfenstein & Co., of Milwaukee, and to be commanded by Capt. Kittredge, formerly in command of the J. PATTON.
September 24, 1847
RIG: Schooner (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873); Brig (1875)
OFFICIAL NO: 11144
GROSS: 281.40 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875)
HOME PORT: Buffalo, NY (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875.
Mvus, pre list to 1885
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- launch, Milwaukee
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- William R. McNeil
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