Dan Marble (Schooner), U6093, 1 May 1848
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SCHOONER DAN MARBLE.---A new fore-and-aft schooner bearing the above name, made her first appearance in our harbor Saturday. She hails from Conneaut, Ohio, where she was built the last winter by John Tyler for Messrs. Lake & Carpenter. Her length of keel is 98 feet, breadth of beam 24 feet 10 inches, depth of hold 9 feet 4 inches. her burthen is 240 tons carpenter's measurement, and she will carry 10,000 bushels of wheat. For beauty of model and strength she fully sustains the reputation of her hailing place, for the construction of large and fast vessels.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Tuesday evening, May 30, 1848
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Messrs. Wm. O. Brown and Capt. Bigelow have purchased the schooner DAN MARBLE for $7,000. Mr. Marble sent the owners a season ticket to the theatre and proposes presenting them with a splendid suit of colors.
Buffalo Daily Courier
Friday, June 2, 1848
Schooner DAN MARBLE. U. S. No. 6093. Of 169.69 tons. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869
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- new vessel, Conneaut
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes