Albert. J. Wright (Propeller), UI05993, 13 Apr 1882
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The stm. A.J. WRIGHT came out of R. Mills & Co.'s dock yesterday, and is now loading cement for Saginaw.
Buffalo Morning Express
April 13, 1882 3-6
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NEW CRAFT IN PORT
The new steambarge A.J. WRIGHT is in port, with the new barges H. MILLS and W.A. Sherman, all lumber loaded, from Alpena. The WRIGHT measures 258 tons, was built by Mills & Co., at Buffalo, is owned by L.B. Fortier, of Buffalo, is valued at $25,000, and rates A 1. Her machinery is all new. The MILLS measures 509 tons and, like the W.A. SHERMAN, is a good substantial craft. The whole tow belongs to Captain Fortier. Both the barges rate A 1.
The J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, May/June, 1882
Steam screw ALBERT J. WRIGHT. U. S. No. 105993. Of 258.48 tons gross; 214.54 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N.Y., in 1881. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 115.0 x 21.0 x 9.0. Of 85 nominal horse power.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
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- out of drydock
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes