The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
H. S. Walbridge (Schooner), U11280, 1 May 1862


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SHIPBUILDING IN SANDUSKY DISTRICT. - MILAN. - Capt. Youngs, Collector of the Sandusky District, has furnished the Register with the following items of interest relative to the ship building in the district the present season: Capt. Shupe has also under way for V. Fries another schooner, which will measure about 315 tons (W. SHUPE.) Still another about the same size is being put up for John Stevens of Toledo. - Cleveland Herald, 7th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Friday, May 9, 1862

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NEW VESSEL. - The new schooner H.S. WALBRIDGE arrived here this morning from Milan, and will proceed to take on a cargo of grain. This vessel is 125 feet in length, 25 feet wide, and 11 feet in depth of hold, she measures 318 tons - grain capacity 15,000 bushels. She is owned by H.S. Walbridge & Co. and John Stevens, of this city, and is in every respect as neat and tidy a craft as we know of on the lakes. The WALBRIDGE is commanded by Capt. John Coulter, an experienced navigator and a perfect gentleman. - Toledo Blade.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Wednesday, July 16, 1862

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Schooner H.S. WALBRIDGE, of 319 tons, built Milan 1862 by D.F. Edwards. Owned by J. Stevens. Port of Hail, Toledo. Class A. Value $12,000.
      Register of the Ships of the Lakes
      and River St. Lawrence, 1864

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H.S. WALBRIDGE, Schooner. Official U. S. Number, 11280. Built Milan, 1862. Home port, Detroit. 124.6 x 25.2 x 10.8 of 215.55 tons gross, 204 tons net.
      List of Merchant Vessels of
      the United States, 1896



      H.S. WALBRIDGE, Schooner. Official U. S. Number, 11280. Built Milan, 1862. Home port, Detroit. 124.6 x 25.2 x 10.8 of 215.55 tons gross, 204 tons net.
      List of Merchant Vessels of
      the United States, 1896



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building
Date of Original:
1862
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McN.E.4365
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English
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William R. McNeil
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H. S. Walbridge (Schooner), U11280, 1 May 1862