John Shaw (Schooner), U76601, 10 Mar 1892
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Through its negotiations with Eddy Bros. and John Shaw of Bay City for new vessels, the Detroit Dry Dock Company a short time ago secured control of the steamer JOHN F. EDDY and consort JOHN SHAW, at a price, according to reports, of $118,700, $85,000 for the EDDY and $33,700 for the SHAW. The dry dock company in turn sold the boats to the International Sulphite Fiber Company of Detroit for $116,250. This latter company also owns the propeller A.G. LINDSAY. Capt. M.W. Humphrey will manage the boats.
March 10, 1892
Schooner JOHN SHAW. U. S. No. 76601. Of 928.13 gross tons; 881.73 net tons. Built West Bay City, Mich., 1885.
Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 205.7 x 37.1 x 14.3
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes