Fishing Trawler Sea Bird, Portland Company, 1919

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Fishing Trawler Sea Bird, Portland Company, 1919

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"The nearly completed fishing trawler Sea Bird is still on the ways in the South Portland yard in 1919. She will be launched shortly after a few last-minute adjustments are finished. The 163-foot trawler weighed 383 gross tons and was built for the East Coast Fisheries Company of Portland, Maine." Fletcher, David H. "The Portland Company 1846-1982." Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia Pub., 2002. p. 59.

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  • Title: Fishing Trawler Sea Bird, Portland Company, 1919
  • Creation Date: 1919
  • Subject Date: 1919
  • Town: Portland, South Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 242, Box 39 Folder 6/18
  • Collection: Portland Company records
  • Object Type: Image

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