The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Jessie Farwell (Propeller), U76203, 1 Apr 1906


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Tonawanda, April 7. -- Mayor William H. Foliette returned yesterday from a trip to Chicago to look after extensive repairs being made to the steamer JESSIE FARRELL, owned by the Pacific Dispatch Company, of which he is manager. The FARRELL will be ready to depart in about two weeks on its first trip of the season. The FARRELL will carry grain from Chicago to Buffalo on the first trip.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Saturday, April 7, 1906
     
NOTE:-- JESSIE H. FARWELL is the only vessel found to match the above ?



      Steam screw JAMES W. FOLETTE. * U. S. No. 76203. Of 756 tons gross; 538 tons net. Built at Gibraltar, Mich., in 1881. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 207.2 x 35.6 x 12.0 Fright service. Crew of 15.
* formerly steam screw JESSIE H. FARWELL.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1914

     
     
JESSIE H. FARWELL.* Built 1881 Bulk Propeller - Wood
      U. S. No. 76203 1200 gt - 997 nt 212' x 35' x 19'
      * Renamed (b) JAMES W. FOLLETTE - US - 1911
      (c) JAMES W. FOLLETTE - Canada - 1916 [c 116816]
Wrecked on Lake Ontario in 1923 and dismantled.
      Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio
     


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extensive repairs
Date of Original:
1906
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McN.E.10853
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Jessie Farwell (Propeller), U76203, 1 Apr 1906