The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Gem (Schooner), 9 Feb 1879


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Springwells. -- The schooner GEM, formerly light-house ship, and of late sailed by Capt. George Weller, has been condemned, and is now lying at the foot of Campau street, where she is to be stripped of her rigging.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Sunday, February 9, 1879
     

NOTE:- Below is the most probable vessel to match the GEM [above], however this is only a guess.
     
     
NAME: GEM
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 10155
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA:
BEAM:
DEPTH:
GROSS: 216.92 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
NET:
YEAR BUILT:
STATE:
CITY:
HOME PORT: Buffalo, NY (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878)
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878.
NOTES:



Schooner GEM. U. S. No. 10155. of 216 tons gross. Built Buffalo, N.Y. in 1853 by G.S. Weeks. Of 120.4 x 26 x 11. two masts.
      Herman Runge Notes




Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
condemned
Date of Original:
1879
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.E.10879
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
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Gem (Schooner), 9 Feb 1879