The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Flying Cloud (Bark), U9188, 22 Jul 1861


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The new schooner being built at Ira Laffrinier's yard, for some parties in Boston, has been named CLARA BELL. She will probably be launched tomorrow or Monday.
      The new barque on its stocks at the above yards, which is being built for N. C. Winslow, has been named FLYING CLOUD. ? She will be launched about the 15th of next month. She will be a fine vessel, to be commanded by Capt. Sommerville, late of the schooner BRONTON ( Bronson ?)
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, July 22, 1861
     
NOTE:-- FLYING MIST
     
     
A NEW BARQUE. -- Ira Laffrinier, ship builder has just closed a contract to build A No. 1 barque for Mr. N.C. Winslow, to be completed on the 1st of September. It will be 137 feet keel, 27 feet beam and 12 feet hold, 400 tons burthen. Mr. Laffrinier has turned out the best vessels that float on the lakes. - - - Cleveland Plain dealer.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 12, 1861


      N. C. Winslow's new Barque, just launched at Cleveland, is called the FLYING MIST. She is represented as being a fine looking craft. --- Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, August 31, 1861



NAME: FLYING MIST
RIG: Bark (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875); Schooner (1876; 1877; 1878; 1879;
1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884)
OFFICIAL NO: 9188
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA:
BEAM:
DEPTH:
GROSS: 316.16 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-
81; 1882; 1883; 1884)
NET: 300.36 (1884)
YEAR BUILT: 1861
STATE: OH
CITY: Cleveland
HOME PORT: Chicago, IL (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880;
1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882;
1883; 1884.
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building, Cleveland
Date of Original:
1861
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Local identifier:
McN.E.7289
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Flying Cloud (Bark), U9188, 22 Jul 1861