The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Ford River (Schooner), U120367, 24 May 1789


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The new schooner FORD RIVER, for the lumber company of that name, will be launched at Milwaukee Saturday, and a delegation of Chicagoans will go there to see her go off the ways at Wolf & Davidson's ship-yard.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Thursday, May 22, 1879


      The new schooner FORD RIVER was launched at Milwaukee yesterday.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Sunday, May 25, 1879


NAME: FORD RIVER
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 120367
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 143.2
BEAM: 29.0
DEPTH: 10.4
GROSS: 299.36 (1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884)
NET: 299.36 (1885
YEAR BUILT: 1879
STATE: WI
CITY: Milwaukee
HOME PORT: Marquette, MI (1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
NOTES:
      Mvus, Sail 1866 - 1885
     


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Notes:
launch, Milwaukee
Date of Original:
1789
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Local identifier:
McN.E.6984
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Ford River (Schooner), U120367, 24 May 1789