The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sept. 3, 1879


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Along the Docks

A new vessel about fifty feet over all is ready for sea at Fair Haven. She is owned by Charles Hill of Fair Haven, is named the Clara Hill and will be sailed by her owner. She was converted into a vessel from a Port Hope yacht. Messrs. H.W. and B.F. Greene did the fitting out. She will probably engage in fishing and trading.*

An extra large force of men are at work on the new vessel being built at Goble & Macfarlane's for M.J. Cummings, and the work is rapidly being pushed forward. She is almost entirely planked and today men are putting on the "shutter."


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
* Clara Hill of Fair Haven, two masted schooner, 16.09 tons, 45'x12'x5' US Registry No. 125753. Enrolled 4 Sept. 1879 by Charles S. Hill of Fair Haven. Later listed in records as "wrecked."
Date of Original:
Sept. 3, 1879
Local identifier:
GLN.5190
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Richard Palmer
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), Sept. 3, 1879