The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
W. J. Whaling (Schooner), U26364, 1 May 1857


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A vessel, of about 375 tons, is far advanced towards completion, owned by Bell & Whaling, of this city. -- -Milwaukee Sentinel.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      April 28, 1857


      VESSEL LAUNCH. -- There will be a launch of a splendid new schooner from the yard of Jones' this P. M., at 4 o'clock. The vessel was built for Messrs. Bell & Whaling of this city, and is a No. 1 in every respect. She is 380 tons burthen and will carry about 17,500 bushels of wheat. She is intended for the Buffalo and Chicago trade. -- Milwaukee American.
      Buffalo daily Courier
      Saturday, May 16, 1857

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      Schooner W. J. WHALING of 374 tons, built by J. M. Jones at Milwaukee in 1857. Owned by Bell, Whaling & Vance. Home port, Milwaukee. Value $12,500. Class A 1*
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register, 1860


      Schooner W. J. WHALING of 374 tons, built by J. M. Jones at Milwaukee in 1857. Owned by Layton & Plunkett. Home port, Milwaukee. Value $12,000. Class A 1*
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Marine Register, 1861

     

NAME: W. H. WHALING (Pre-list); W. J. WHALING (1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877;
1878)
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 26364
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA:
BEAM:
DEPTH:
GROSS: 242.99 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
NET:
YEAR BUILT:
STATE:
CITY:
HOME PORT: Milwaukee, WI (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878.
NOTES:
      MVUS. Pre-list to 1885
     


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launch, Milwaukee
Date of Original:
1857
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Local identifier:
McN.E.7216
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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W. J. Whaling (Schooner), U26364, 1 May 1857