- Tonnage Gross
- Tonnage Net
- Final Location
- 2 1/2 miles north east Thunder Bay Light.
- Lake Huron.
- Final Date Month
- Final Date Day
- Final Date Year
- Final How
- Final Notes
- With barge MANITOWOC in tow, sprang leak 25 miles from Thunder Bay Light; steamers HUDSON & SAMUEL MITCHELL tried to tow her to Middle Island, but she foundered; barge saved, crew taken off by steamer SILVANUS J. MACEY.
- 1894, Nov 10 Broke up in another storm.
History and Notes
- 1873, May Launched; for coal, iron & grain trade; first steamer in Wilson Line.
- 1873, Jun 18 Temporary enrollment, Detroit, MI; Jul 2 enrolled Cleveland.
- 1877, Aug 7 Same owners; temporary documents, Marquette, MI; Aug 16 Permanent enrollment, Cleveland.
- 1880 Enrolled Cleveland; owned Thomas Wilson et al; towing barges in Lake Superior trade.
- 1883 Enrolled Buffalo, NY; owned Charles H. Laine et al; in Chicago & Ogdensburg Transit Co. fleet; towed barge MANITOWOC for years.
- 1890 Enrolled Buffalo; owned John A. Miller et al.
- 1894 Foundered Lake Huron.
- 1896, Nov 23 Documents surrendered "Vessel lost by sinking".
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Peter J. VanderLinden
- Newspaper Clippings
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Fred Trelfa
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- C. Patrick La
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-27 18:24:48
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