BARKER, GRACIE (1879, Excursion Vessel)


Year of Build:
1879
Official Number:
85587
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Grand Haven, MI
Vessel Type:
Excursion Vessel
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
2
Builder Name:
John W. Callister
Original Owner and Location:
Mary E. Kirby, Grand Haven, MI
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Dimensions
Length:
87.4'
Beam:
17.8'
Depth:
7.1'
Tonnage (gross):
73.32
Tonnage (net):
49.07
Final Disposition
Date:
 May 1896
How:
Rebuilt as HAZEL, US96332
History

1880, Nov 8 Owned Reuben VanderHoef, Grand Haven, MI.

1882 Repaired; ran Pentwater-Frankfort, MI.

1884, Apr 21 Owned Walter E. Crysler, Harbor Springs, MI.

1886 Ran Petoskey, to Harbor Springs, MI.

1892, Apr Rebuilt & new engine.

1893, Spring Burned heading to Little Traverse Bay from Manistee.

1895, Sep 26 Burned Harbor Springs, raised.

1896, May 23 Documents surrendered.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit - Mercy
William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
Newspaper Clippings
Lorne Joyce
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

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BARKER, GRACIE (1879, Excursion Vessel)