- Item 12992 - The Walrus, Gloucester, Massachusetts, ca. 1917
- Contributed by Maine Historical Society
- Item 12992
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"This photograph shows the pilothouse and deck winches of the steamer Walrus out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. She was built in the James boatyard in Essex, Massachusetts, in 1917 as a fishing trawler for the Cunningham & Thomson Company. She weighed 479 gross tons and was 163 feet long from stem to stern." --Fletcher, David H. "The Portland Company 1846-1982." Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia Pub., 2002. 57.Show Details