SICKEN, M (1884, Steambarge)


Year of Build:
1884
Official Number:
91672
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Marine City, MI
Vessel Type:
Steambarge
Note: 3 hatches 7.5 x 12'
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George S. Koenig
Original Owner and Location:
George S. Koenig & M. Sicken, et.al., Marine City, Michigan
Ownership Notes:
John Kuhn, Robert Moore
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
Steeple Compound
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
16 + 28 x 24", 285hp at 115rpm engine by Christie & DeGraff Iron Works, Detroit, Michigan 7'6" x 14' firebox boiler at 104 pounds steam by T. McGregor Boiler Works, Detroit, Michigan, 1884
Dimensions
Length:
128.9'
Beam:
26'
Depth:
9.7'
Tonnage (gross):
212.62
Tonnage (net):
168.83
Capacity:
350 tons; 250,000' lumber
Final Disposition
Date:
  1936
How:
Broken up
Notes:
Out of registry
History

1884, May 17 Enrolled Port Huron, Michigan; towed CHARLES SPADEMAN &

MELVINA

1885 Towed SENATOR BLOOD & B.M.BAKE in Cleveland & Saginaw lumber trade

1887 Towed ST JOSEPH

1888, March 26 Owned M. Sicken, et.al.; one mast

1890 Towed LEVI RAWSON, WILLIAM YOUNG & E.J.MCVEA

1898 Towed GRACE WHITNEY

1901, August 30 Sunk, Buffalo harbor by S.S.CURRY

1913, April 13 Owned John Kuhn, et.al., Marine City

1916, April 4 Owned Michigan Dock & Transfer Company, Detroit, Michigan

1918, August Burned, Bay City, Michigan, destroying upper works

1919, February 27 Owned Robert Wedde II, Trenton, Ontario; home port

Toronto, C140992, 128.5 x 26 x 9.5',

284 gross/161 net tons

1936 Broken up; registry closed, last owner Henry Darydaw, Kingston,

Ontario

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

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