Thames Towboat Co. v. The Francis McDonald
254 U.S. 242 (1920)

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Thames Towboat Co. v. The Francis McDonald, 254 U.S. 242 (1920)

Thames Towboat Co. v. The Francis McDonald

No. 97

Argued November 18, 1920

Decided December 6, 1920

254 U.S. 242

Syllabus

The rule that contracts for the construction of ships are nonmaritime and not within the admiralty jurisdiction applies to contracts for the work and material necessary to finish a partly constructed vessel which has been launched. P. 254 U. S. 243.

Affirmed.

The case is stated in the opinion.

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