- Engine Number Cylinders
- Tonnage Gross
- Tonnage Net
- 15,000 bushel
- Final Location
- Near Nottawasaga Light, Collingwood, ONT, Georgian Bay
- Lake Huron
- Final Date Month
- Final Date Day
- Final Date Year
- Final How
- Final Notes
- Bound Owen Sound to Collingwood she grounded and wrecked during a storm; 8 lives lost.
- 1967, Jun 3 examined by divers.
- 1980 Sections of wreck raised by pirates and made work of art in Toronto.
History and Notes
- 1865, Apr Owned H. McLennan and Co.; ran Montreal, QUE to Chicago, IL.
- 1866, May 22 Ashore 2-3 weeks at Racine, WI; lost rudder.
- 1867, Nov 8 Burned Baby Pt., St. Clair River.
- 1868 Owned Mac Kenzie, Port Sarnia; raised.
- 1870, May 3 Rebuilt by James E. Wood, Wallaceburg, ONT; 1 deck, 1 mast; 138' 10" x 25'9" x 11'8"; 345 gross/236 net tons; owned robert Lowe and James W. Steinhoff, Chatham, ONT; 25,000 bushel capacity, 45hp; finished at Detroit, MI.
- 1870, Jul Holed and sank above Lachine, QUE; chartered to deliver lighthouse supplies.
- 1872 Owned Forhan et al, Owen Sound, ONT.
- 1872, Jun 14 Grounded mouth of Thames River.
- 1872, Nov 24 Wrecked Lake Huron.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Newspaper Clippings
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- F.E. Hamilton
- Donald V. Baut
- Canadian Sessional Papers
- C. Patrick Labadie
- Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
- Unique ID
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-23 02:29:37
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