Marengo (Brig), U90583, 1 Apr 1873
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The new steamer MARENGO was launched at Milwaukee on Saturday. She was built by Messrs. Wolf & Davidson for Messrs. R.P. & John Fitzgerald and Joseph Paige.
Buffalo Evening Post
April 3, 1873
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The new stm. MARENGO was launched at Milwaukee on Saturday. Her dimesions are as follows: Length of keel 187 ft.; breadth of beam 32 ft.; depth of hold 13 ft. 7 inches; carrying capacity 40,000 bu. wheat. She will be supplied with all the latest improvements in the way of pumps and machinery, and the cost will not be less than $50,000. She was built by Messrs. Wolf & Davidson for Messrs. R.P. & John Fitzgerald and Joseph Paige.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
April 2, 1873 3-4
Brig MARENGO. U. S. No. 90583. Of 645 tons. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1880/81
Schooner MARENGO. U. S. No. 90583. Of 648.25 tons gross; 615.84 tons net. Built Milwaukee, Wis., 1873. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
NOTE:-- The Buffalo Post was in error in calling the MARENGO a steamer, she was launched as a brig
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- launch, Milwaukee
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- William R. McNeil
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