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J. R. Pelton (Schooner), U21551, struck pier, 14 May 1875


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      The schr. J.R. PELTON, light, bound for Toledo, was overtaken by the gale, and in attempting to make Black River harbor, run on the piers and knocked a hole in her bow.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 14, 1875 3-5

      The schr. J.R. PELTON is loading at Toledo with wheat for Cleveland at 1 3/4c.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 15, 1875 3-5


NAME: R. PELTON (Pre-list); J. R. PELTON (1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878;
1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 21551
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 104.1
BEAM: 22.7
DEPTH: 8.3
GROSS: 125.66 (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-
81; 1882); 119.38 (1883); 125.66 (1884; 1885
NET: 119.38 (1884; 1885
YEAR BUILT: 1866
STATE: OH
CITY: Vermillion
HOME PORT: Vermillion, OH (Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872); Cleveland, OH (1873; 1875; 1876; 1877;
1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: Pre-list; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1880-81; 1882;
1883; 1884; 1885
NOTES: Also listed in 1876, 1877 and 1878 as: 21551, Schooner, R. PELTON, 125.66, Vermillion, OH.


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: struck pier
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1875
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.17944
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.47282 Longitude: -82.18404
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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J. R. Pelton (Schooner), U21551, struck pier, 14 May 1875