- Engine Number Propellers
- Tonnage Gross
- Tonnage Net
- Final Location
- 20 miles above Point aux Barques, MI.
- Lake Huron.
- Final Date Month
- Final Date Day
- Final Date Year
- Final How
- Final Notes
- Bound Midland, ONT for Buffalo, NY towing barges E. COHEN & JOURNEYMAN, she sprang leak & sank in storm; 1 life lost; crew rescued following day from a dingy by steamer BRECK.
- 1890, Jun 30 Parts of wreck washed ashore Southampton.
History and Notes
- Duplicate of LAKE ERIE & LAKE MICHIGAN.
- 1872, Jun 20 Launched Port Dalhousie.
- 1873 Ran Montreal, QUE to Chicago, IL; owned Larkin, St. Catharines.
- 1877, Jun 30 Readmeasured 411.65 tons.
- 1879, Nov 21 Assisted to shelter by tug JOHN A. MACDONALD off Point Traverse; sheltered South Bay.
- 1880 Ran Toledo, OH to Montreal in grain trade.
- 1881 Towed barges.
- 1882 Ran Detroit, MI to Toronto, ONT.
- 1882, Aug Sunk or grounded near Montreal.
- 1884, May 1 Owned R.O. & Elizabeth MacKay, Hamilton, ONT.
- 1886 Repaired.
- 1888, May 1 Owned R.O. & A.B. MacKay.
- 1888, Oct 31 Owned Robert Osborne MacKay, Adam Brown MacKay, Hamilton & Aneas Donald MacKay, Georgetown, British Guiana.
- 1888, Dec 20 Burned Clayton, NY, wreck sold to Thomas Ryan, Buffalo, NY.
- 1889 Rebuilt, Buffalo, as steambarge; renamed CHARLES C. RYAN US126622; 138.5 x 30 x 13', 491 gross/ 404 net tons.
- 1890, Jun 7 Foundered Lake Huron.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Marine Directory, R.L. Polk Co., Detroit
- John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
- Inland Lloyds Marine Directory
- H.G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- David Swayze Shipwreck Database
- Unique ID
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