Uncle Tom (Schooner), U25040, 27 Jan 1855
- Full Text
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
OFFICIAL NO: 25040
GROSS: 230.26 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
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.
MVUS, Pre-list to 1885
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- launch, Milan
- Date of Original:
- Local identifier:
- Language of Item:
- William R. McNeil
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes