- 135' 9"
- 25' 3"
- 9' 9"
- Tonnage Old Style
- 312 45/95
- 350 tons
- Final Location
- 8 miles NE False Ducks light.
- Lake Ontario.
- Final Date Month
- Final Date Day
- Final Date Year
- Final How
- Final Notes
- Foundered & sank in gale; 23 lives lost.
- 1857 Cargo recovered, wreck recovered by Calvin Co.; rebuilt at Garden Island as a sidewheel tug, WILLIAM (1860).
History and Notes
- 1851, May 6 Vessel launched; traded Ogdensburg & Cape Vincent, NY -Upper Lakes ports.
- 1851, Jul 25 Enrolled Detroit, MI.
- 1851, Sep 27 Damaged in gale; towed to Buffalo, NY.
- 1853, Aug 8 Enrolled Detroit; owned William Cole.
- 1853, Fall Owned Northern Transportation Co., Cleveland, OH; Chamberlain & Crawford; ran Ogdensburg - Lake Erie & Lake Michigan ports.
- 1854 Machinery broke down on Lake Erie; repaired.
- 1855, May Ashore near Long Point, Lake Erie; released & repaired Ogdensburg.
- 1855, Jul 9 Boiler explosion off Ashtabula, Lake Erie; 3 lives lost.
- 1855, Aug 23 Enrolled Ogdensburg, NY; owned Northern Transportation Co., Geo. Eddy, agent.
- 1856, Nov 3 Foundered & sank.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Saga of St. Lawrence-Calvin
- Newspaper Clippings
- National Archives
- Lytle List
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
- Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
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