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Camano

A four-masted schooner, built in 1902 by the Hall Bros., Port Blakely (730 BRT)
Built for the Puget Sound Comm. Comp., Port Blakely.
1918 : Sold to Fife Shipping, San Francisco.
1920 : Sold to H.G. Seaborn, Seattle
April 21, 1927 wrecked at Arecibo Harbor, Puerto Rico.

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H.G.Seaborn bought the Camano from Balfour , Guthrie & Co.The schooner was hogged and her mast in bad state ; She was repaired and rerigged with topmasts .Her first voyage under Seaborn was from Bellingham to Sydney in an excellent time of 53 days .Captain Oskar Anderson . 9500 miles averaging approxiately 8 knots for the entire voyage .
When lost its reported she was owned in Mobile , Alabama .
Ref. ; Marine history of the Pacific Northwest by H.W. Mc Curdy
Greetings ,
Philippe
 

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Hello Philippe,
When lost the CAMANO was owned by R.Eden, port of registry indeed Mobile.
Regards,
Luc,Antwerp
 

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