Thomas Parsons (Schooner), U14666, collision, 17 Aug 1869
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PARSONS, THOMAS Schooner, jibboom carried away by collision with Schooner W.F. ALLEN, at Chicago.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall
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The schr. F. ALLEN JR., lumber laden going up the Chicago River, collided with the schr. THOMAS PARSONS, corn loaded, going out, at the Rush St. bridge, on Saturday night. The former had her forerigging damaged and the latter her jibboom and headgear.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
August 18, 1869 3-4
Schooner THOMAS PARSONS. U. S. No. 14666. Of 350.00 gross tons; 332.50 tons net. Built Charlotte, N.Y., 1868. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 135.0 x 26.0 x 13.0
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
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Illinois, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes