VERONA (1873, Schooner-barge)


Year of Build:
1873
Official Number:
25874
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner-barge
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Quayle & Martin
Original Owner and Location:
Cleveland Transportation Company, Cleveland, Ohio
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
189.6'
Beam:
34.1'
Depth:
13.5'
Tonnage (gross):
728.39
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Toledo, Ohio, Lake Erie
Date:
2 Sep 1904
How:
Fire
Notes:
Burned to total loss, boat was on dock of Mitchell & Rowland Lumber Yard, lifted by flood of a spring freshet
History

1873 Built to be towed by steambarge VIENNA in Lake Superior to

Cleveland ore trade

1877 Sunk at Grand Island, Lake Superior in collision with barge

SUMATRA; raised & repaired

1890, July 18 Sunk in collision with propeller CAMBRIA off Ashtabula;

raised & repaired

1890 Owned J.C. Gilchrist, Cleveland

1891 Towed by propeller CUMBERLAND in lumber trade

1892 Towed by propeller COLUMBIA in lumber trade

1893 Towed by propeller VIKING in lumber trade

1901 Towed by propeller COLUMBIA

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

VERONA (1873, Schooner-barge)
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VERONA (1873, Schooner-barge)