The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
H. B. Moore (Schooner), 1 Aug 1873


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      Last Saturday at Saugatuck the new schr. H.B. MOORE, was launched. She is built of white oak throughout: has a 120 ft. keel, 128 ft. over all, 9 1/2 ft. hold and 25 1/2 ft. beam. She will carry 200,000 ft. of lumber or 15,000 bu. grain. Her foremast measures 78 ft., mainmast 80 and mizzenmast 67, topmast 43. She will enter the lumber trade for the present though should grain freights rise she will carry grain from Chicago to Ogdensburg. Capt. Tyler will command her. The vessel cost about $16,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 29, 1873 3-6


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launch, Saugatuck
Date of Original:
1873
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McN.E.5919
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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H. B. Moore (Schooner), 1 Aug 1873