Steamer Delta succeeded in passing bridge at Point Caswell

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Steamer Delta succeeded in passing bridge at Point Caswell - RIVER AND MARINE. Ger. barque Charlotte and...
RIVER AND MARINE. Ger. barque Charlotte and Anna, Kruger,; sailed from Liverpool for this port July 17th. ' j The steamer Delta, from Black River, arrived yesterday, having succeeded in passing the bridge at Point Caswell. r Advices received by the steamer Hurt from .Fay etteville, report the river falling rapidly at that place Tuesday last. ! ' A four-masted schooner recently launched at Bath, Me., was considered a novelty, but according to the Bangor (Me.J -Journal this vessel is to be outdone by the Messrs. .Morae. of... Bath. Me., who will build a monster schooner having a keel of 225 feet, a width of 46 feet, and depth of about 24 feet. She will have five masts and will register probably 1600 tons. This will be not only the largest ocean schooner ever afloat but the only one of that class to have five masts.

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  1. The Wilmington Morning Star,
  2. 21 Jul 1886, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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