The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Jeremiah Godfrey (Schooner), U76211, 26 May 1881


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The new barge JEREMIAH GODFREY was launched at Dunford and Alverson's yard on Thursday afternoon in the presence of 500 people. The launch was a successful in every respect. The boat is 175' keel, 34' 10" beam and 13' depth of hold. The cost is about $30,000. The carrying capacity 47,000 bushels. The steamer BECKWITH towed her to the dock.
      Port Huron daily Times
      Friday, May 27, 1881
     


The schooner barge JEREMIAH GODFREY was launched at Port Huron Friday afternoon. Her dimensions are: Keel, 176 feet; beam, 35 feet; and hold, 13 feet.
      Cleveland Herald
      Monday, May 30, 1881


NAME: JEREMIAH GODFREY
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 76211
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 177.0
BEAM: 34.0
DEPTH: 14.0
GROSS: 653.22 (1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
NET: 620.56 (1884; 1885
YEAR BUILT: 1881
STATE: MI
CITY: Port Huron
HOME PORT: Detroit, MI (1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
NOTES:
      MVUS, pre-list to 1885


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launch, Port Huron
Date of Original:
1881
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McN.E.8970
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Jeremiah Godfrey (Schooner), U76211, 26 May 1881