- Propulsion Type
- Tonnage Gross
- Final Location
- Encampment Island.
- Lake Superior.
- Final Date Month
- Final Date Day
- Final Date Year
- Final How
- Final Notes
- Foundered six miles off shore, crew reached shore in yawl, two men lost when Mackinac boat capsized, cook died of exhaustion on shore.
- 1874, Dec 31 Duluth District, document surrendered.
History and Notes
- 1869, Sep 9 Launched, chartered to Northern Transportation Co. to carry cordwood, Portage River - Put-in-Bay to Cleveland for their steamers.
- 1865, Nov 5 Owned S.W. Dorsey, et al.
- 1870, Apr 1 Owned Luman H. Tenney , contracted to haul building material from Bark Bay, WI-Duluth for the first grain elevator.
- 1871, Mar 1 Owned John D. Howard, Superior WI.
- 1871, Nov 17 Torn from dock in storm Grand Marais & blown ashore. Damage to hull, rudder, paddlewheel & boiler; refloated taken to Duluth.
- 1872, Nov 28 Beached west of piers, Ontongagon, MI; broke rudder chains in snowstorm, cargo flour, feed & grain.
- 1873, May Released & taken for repairs.
- 1874, Oct 29 Foundered.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- U.S. Merchant Vessels
- Newspaper Clippings
- Julius Wolff
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- Inland Seas, Great Lakes Historical Society
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Elmer Engman
- Edward J. D
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- Date Added/Updated
- 2008-02-20 14:58:11