Bluebell: A plant bearing bell-shaped, blue flowers.
Builder: Frank W. Ofeldt, South Brooklyn, New York
Length: 25' 3"
Beam: 5' 10"
Machinery: Naptha; single propeller
Performance & Endurance:
Bluebell was a 25-foot launch that was built for the Lighthouse Service in 1889 and was assigned to the Tender Clover. Bluebell was sold out of service in 1910.
Douglas Peterson. United States Lighthouse Service Tenders, 1840-1939. Annapolis: Eastwind Publishing, 2000.