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J. W. CLISE (USA)

Postby D. v. Nieuwenhuijzen » Sat Mar 22, 2014 2:55 pm

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Built in 1904 in Ballard,Washington, for Globe Navigation Co., Seattle.
4Mast schooner, Gt:845, Length:57,52m. Breadth:12,27m. Depth:4,32m.
It was owned 1920s-1939 by the Putnam Lumber Company based in Shamrock, Florida. Its captain was Richard Copsey and home port Jacksonville. The ship became disabled several hundred miles south of Mobile during an August 1940 hurricane and was abandoned by the crew. It was towed to Mobile by the Coast Guard and was probably scuttled or abandoned.
(Bermuda 1938, 1 d. and 1½ d. StG.110/111b)
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