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H. C. Potter (Schooner), U11848, 15 Aug 1868


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The TELMELAH - This is the name of the new schooner to be launched at Saginaw, for Jesse Hoyt, Esq., today. Her dimensions are as follows: length 130 feet; breadth, 30 feet 6 inches; depth of hold, 10 feet 2 inches, she measures 308.37 tons burden. She will cost not less than $30,000 or $35,000, and is designed for both grain and lumber.
      Chicago Tribune
      Saturday, August 15, 1868

      . . . . .

      HER NAME - The H.C. POTTER is the new fore-and-after recently launched at Saginaw for Jesse Hoyt, Esq. and Captain Blyden. She rates A 1 and measures 125 feet keel; 30 feet beam; 10 feet hold and cost $25,000.
      Chicago Tribune
      Monday, August 24, 1868

      . . . . .
NAME: H. C. POTTER
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 11848
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 130.0
BEAM: 30.5
DEPTH: 10.1
GROSS: 309.37 (Fifth Suppl; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81;
1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
NET: 293.91 (1884; 1885
YEAR BUILT: 1868
STATE: MI
CITY: East Saginaw
HOME PORT: East Saginaw, MI (Fifth Suppl); Buffalo, NY (1870; 1871; 1872); Port Huron, MI (1873;
1875); Algonac, MI (1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: Fifth Suppl; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882;
1883; 1884; 1885
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Notes:
launch
Date of Original:
1868
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McN.E.3423
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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H. C. Potter (Schooner), U11848, 15 Aug 1868