CITY OF MARQUETTE (1882, Fish Tug)


Year of Build:
1882
Official Number:
126022
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Marquette, MI
Vessel Type:
Fish Tug
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Original Owner and Location:
Edw. Powell, Marquette, MI.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Dimensions
Length:
50'
Beam:
12'
Depth:
5' 9"
Tonnage (gross):
20
Tonnage (net):
10
Final Disposition
Final Location:
27th St, Minnesota Point, Duluth, MN harbor.
Lake Superior.
Date:
  1909
How:
Abandoned.
History

1887 Owned Powell & Peters, Marquette, MI; fish tug.

1887, May 7 Overhaul of machinery by Cone & Taylor; new sheriffs wheel 4'10" diameter.

1887, Nov 24 Contracted to transport lighthouse crews spring & fall.

1890, Dec Owned Moore & Connforth, Marquette.

1895 Enrolled Marquette, 49.8 x 12.2 x 5.7', 19 gross / 10 net tons.

1896, Aug 12 Owned Walter S. Lloyd, Duluth, MN.

1897, May 8 Owned Alexander & David Sang, Duluth.

1899 Owned Alexander Sang.

1909 Owned Arthur S. Osborn, Duluth; shown on 1909 harbor chart as abandoned inside of Minnesota Point at 27th Street.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Beesons Marine Directory
Great Lakes Register
Newspaper Clippings
Peter J. VanderLinden
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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CITY OF MARQUETTE (1882, Fish Tug)