The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Osprey (Schooner), 1 May 1854


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VESSEL SOLD.---Messrs. Rounds, Hudson & Ranney of this city, have recently purchased the schooner OSPREY, for $10,000. She was built last year at Milan, O., is fore and aft rigged and of 347 tons burthen. She was lying at the dock yesterday, ready to sail for Buffalo with a cargo of wheat.---Chicago Dem.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      May 11, 1854



VESSEL PURCHASED. -- Messrs. Rounds, Hudson & Ranney have purchased of parties residing at Milan, Ohio, the fine schooner OSPREY, 247 tons burthen, built at that place during last season. The price paid was $11,000. The OSPREY will be a valuable addition to our marine, and also to the fleet of the enterprising firm, which now consists of the brigs MECHANIC, COURTLAND and McBRIDE, and schooners NILE, MARY, OSPREY and NAUTILUS, the latter a new craft built at Buffalo during the past winter by Jones, of 306 tons burthen, 128 feet keel, and 26 feet beam, and spoken of in the highest terms. -- Chicago Journal.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, May 5, 1854

NOTE: -- 247 tons


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new owners
Date of Original:
1854
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McN.E.3197
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Osprey (Schooner), 1 May 1854