STRANGER (1863, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1863
Official Number:
22403
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Detroit, MI
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Note: fantail stern
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Campbell and Owen
Original Owner and Location:
H. N. Strong, Detroit, MI
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Number of Masts:
0
Propulsion:
Screw
Dimensions
Length:
75' 5"
Beam:
16' 2"
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (old style):
89 36/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Trenton, MI
Detroit River
Date:
28 Oct 1885
How:
burned
Notes:
caught fire at Craig's shipyard; burned to waterline
History

1863, Aug 11 Enrolled Detroit, MI.

1865 Readmeasured 74.5 x 16.4 x 8', 57.33 gross tons.

1867, Apr 27 Owned Thomas Murphy, John R. Gillet and C. P. Taylor, Detroit; US22403.

1869, Sep 30 Owned Tayor and Gillett.

1871 Chartered by U. S. Government to work on Spectacle Reef Lighthouse.

1872 75.93 gross/53.97 net tons; fitted out as wrecker.

1883 Owned estate of H. N. Strong.

1884, Jul 22 Owned Angeline Besumey, Ecorse, MI.

1885, Oct 27 Burned Detroit River.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

STRANGER (1863, Tug (Towboat))
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STRANGER (1863, Tug (Towboat))