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Uncle Tom (Schooner), U25040, 27 Jan 1855


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The schr. UNCLE TOM, built by Gray & Co., for Mr. Barney, at Milan, Ohio, was launched last Saturday. The TOM is about 300 tons burthen, and will carry 14,000 bushels wheat. The Chicago Press says Gray & Co. will put another vessel on the stocks, and that in the course of a week there will be no less than seven first class vessels under construction at Milan. - Buffalo Commercial.
      Detroit Free Press
      January 27, 1855


VESSEL BUILDING AT MILAN:-- By J. P. Gay & Co. --
      UNCLE TOM, launched; 300 tons; out in April.
      SEBASTOPOL, 305 tons; out 16th. of April.
      MAELSTROM, 300 tons, out 20th, of April
      SEA SWIFT, 300 tons, out August 1st.
      ALACRITY, 300 tons, out August 15th.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      February 23, 1855 [part of article]
     
     
Schooner UNCLE TOM, 296 tons. Built Milan by Merry & Gay in 1855. Owned by Latham, Tozer & Co. Home port, Oswego. Value $7,000 Class, B 1. REMARKS:-- Rather flat.
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lahe Vessel Register, 1860
     

NAME: UNCLE TOM
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 25040
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA:
BEAM:
DEPTH:
GROSS: 230.26 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
NET:
YEAR BUILT:
STATE:
CITY:
HOME PORT: Toledo, OH (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872); Buffalo, NY (1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878.
NOTES:
      MVUS, Pre-list to 1885


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launch, Milan
Date of Original:
1855
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McN.E.4278
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Uncle Tom (Schooner), U25040, 27 Jan 1855