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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: J. A. Smith

Ship owner: A.A. Turner Transportation Co.; Edwards

Ship builder: A. Smith

Year ship built: 1871

Final disposition: Wrecked, September, 8,1887 in the Straits of Mackinaw.



1) Edwards, Trenton, Michigan (in 1876)

2) A. A. Turner Transportation Co. (in 1884) (Last owner)

Registry number: US. 45966

Hull number: None

Vessel type: Schooner

Height: 9.4 ft.

Width: 26.4 ft.

Length: 138.3 ft.

Gross tonnage: 255

Net tonnage: 242

Materials: Wood

Engine type: None

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