Washburn (Propeller), U81373, 23 Jun 1892
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Two Whaleback steamers, the PILLSBURY and WASHBURN and a new steel tug, were launched on Saturday last, at the yards of the American Barge Co., at West Superior. The steel tug is 60 feet long, 13 feet beam and 5 feet deep.
Port Huron Daily Times
Thursday, June 28, 1892
WASHBURN.* Built June 25, 1892 Whaleback Bulk Propeller - Steel
U. S. No. 81373. 2234 gt - 1571 nt 320.0 x 42.0 x 25.0
* Renamed [b] JAMES B. NEILSON - U.S. - 1896
[c] J.T. REID - U.S. - 1928
Scrapped at Cleveland, Ohio, in 1935.
American Barge Co., Superior, Wis., Master Shipbuilding List
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- William R. McNeil
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