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1734, Costs and profits in the building of 100 sail of vessels
A 1734 New York Province account, made by the governor's order, of the costs and profits in the building and fitting to see of 100 sail of vessels
from 60 to 250 tons, or an average of 140 tons each. The account indicated that sixteen more vessels of about 140 tons were needed yearly, given that
the current supply and that vessels lasted only about eight years and were needed for trade (and prosperity). (Source of the digitized copy: New York
Historical Society Library).
Title:   The account stated, in respect to the province, for the costs and profits in the building and fitting to sea 100 sail of vessels from 60 to 250 tuns, or in a medium at 140 tuns each.
OCLC Number:   62817112
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