The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Henry Norton (Schooner), 20 May 1834


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On the 10th inst. a schooner called the HENRY NORTON, of 120 tons, was launched at the village of Richmond, near the mouth of Grand River, Ohio.
      Buffalo Patriot
      May 20, 1834 2-5

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      NEW VESSELS. -- Several new vessels have arrived in port within a few days, from different ports west, where they have been constructed. We have not the names of all. The schooners BRIDGET, Capt. Lundy; the HENRY NORTON, Capt. Oliver, the INDIANA, Capt. Whitaker, and the Brig INDIANA, Capt. Burnett, are among the number. We noticed, recently, the Brig ILLINOIS, built here, by Pratt, Taylor & Co. The INDIANA, now arrived, is her twin mate; two hundred and fifteen tuns burden, completely found, in all respects, and destined for the same service -- the trade of the far west. She is a lofty and noble vessel, and her finely tapered spars tower above the fleet in port, "like the masts of some tall admiral." (part)
      Buffalo Whig
      July 16, 1834 p. 3, c. 1

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launch
Date of Original:
1834
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McN.E.3105
Language of Item:
English
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William R. McNeil
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Henry Norton (Schooner), 20 May 1834