The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
William L. Brown (Freighter), U81747, 28 Mar 1901


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The steel stm. WILLIAM L. BROWN , built for a Chicago syndicate headed by C.W. Elphicke, was launched at South Chicago yesterday. Her overall length is 450 ft. , beam 50 ft. and molded depth 28 1/2 ft. ; carrying capacity 7,500 gross tons of iron ore. The BROWN will go into commission about April 15, under the command of Capt. Charles Wilson, for a number of seasons past master of the stm. UGANDA.
      Milwaukee Scrapbook
      March 28, 1901


Steam screw WLIILAM L. BROWN. U. S. No. 81747. Of 4,998 gross tons; 3,967 tons net. BuiltChicago, Ill., 1901. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 430.0 x 50.2 x 24.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1901


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launch Chicago
Date of Original:
1901
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Local identifier:
McN.E.8077
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William L. Brown (Freighter), U81747, 28 Mar 1901