A ridge or swell moving through or along the surface of a large body of water.
Wave was a 77-ton, 65-foot schooner that was built in 1853. She saw service in the 2nd Lighthouse District.
She was condemned in May of 1861 and sold soon thereafter.
Douglas Peterson. United States Lighthouse Service Tenders, 1840-1939. Annapolis: Eastwind Publishing, 2000.