Emily P. Weed (Propeller), U136129, 4 Feb 1892
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Very little is doing in Marine circles here this winter. About once a week a boat goes to the elevators for grain. It is now the EMILY P. WEED's turn. The demand so far for winter loading has been small, but vesselmen have not worried themselves about that as they feel there will be plenty of grain before spring. just now a great deal of interest is centering on the. Cleveland iron ore situation. Chicago vesselmen are bulls, and it will take better than $1.25 from Ashland to get them.
The Marine Review
February 4, 1892
EMILY P. WEED.* Built June 7, 1890 Bulk Propeller -Steel
U. S. No. 136129 2362 gt -1899 nt 300' x 41' X 21'
Lengthened 72' in winter, 1904-05.
* Renamed (b) SEVONA - US - 1905
Stranded on Sand Island Reef, Apostle Islands, Lake Superior, September 2,1905; 7 lives lost.
Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
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- William R. McNeil
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