The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Andrew Steven (Schooner), 28 Apr 1855


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LAUNCH.- On Saturday afternoon, a three masted schooner, the ANDREW STEVENS, was launched at Cook's Wharf, in Hamilton. The Gazette says she is the finest three masted vessel on Lake Ontario.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      May 3, 1855

      PORT OF HAMILTON, SHIPPING REGISTER
      Port Register number - 27
Name A. STEVEN
Type Brigantine
Port Hamilton
Tons. 351
When Built 1855
Where Built Hamilton
Builders name & date of Certificate:- James Whyte, Oct. 20, 1855
Description of vessel:- Surveyor, Wm. Pring
      Length 134 feet & five tenths
      Breadth 23 feet & three tenths
      Depth of hold 12 feet & two tenths
Decks. One
Masts. Three
Bowsprit Standing
Stern Square
Figure-head Without
How rigged Brigantine, Carvel built
Masters name - Muir
Subscribing owners:- H. Cook of Hamilton owner of all 64 shares, rebuilt in l866 and registered anew
      Port Register No. 1 of 1867
     
     
Name A .STEVEN
Type. Schooner
Port Hamilton
Tons. 349
When Built Rebuilt l866
Whers Built St. Catharines
Builders name & date of Certificate:- M. Simpson, Dec. 24, 1866
Description of vessel:- Surveyor, Janes Clark
      Length 140 feet
      Breadth 23 feet & eight tenths
      Depth of hold 12 feet & nine tenths
Subscribing owners:-Owned by John Battle dated Jan.28, 1871
Register noted vessel as Condemmed & Lost dated I87l, this note was deleted and by Feb.1872, Wm. Hall apparently owns the vessel.
Registers Note:- Transferred to Register of Transactions N.22
Book of Transactions Folio -22 SAID TO HAVE BEEN CONDEMMED PREVIOUS TO 1882.
      Port of Hamilton, Ontario, Shipping Registers, 1846 to 1935
      National Archives, Canada
      Microfilm Reel - C12465 Vol. 362 & Vol. 363
     


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launch, Hamilton
Date of Original:
1855
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McN.E.3978
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Andrew Steven (Schooner), 28 Apr 1855