SHERIDAN, PHIL (1867, Steambarge)


Year of Build:
1867
Official Number:
20301
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Detroit, MI
Vessel Type:
Steambarge
Note: Plain head, round stern.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Master Carpenter:
J.P. Clark
Original Owner and Location:
Duncan Stewart et al, Detroit
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion Notes:
24 1/2 x 28" engine by Detroit Locomotive Works. 7 1/2 x 17' boiler by Detroit Locomotive Works.
Dimensions
Length:
160.4'
Beam:
31.9'
Depth:
11.5'
Tonnage (gross):
710.9
Capacity:
25,000 bushels
Final Disposition
Final Location:
30-35 miles west of Buffalo, NY.
Lake Erie.
Date:
30 Nov 1875
How:
Burned.
Final Cargo:
707 bushels salt.
Notes:
Bound Buffalo for Detroit, MI, caught fire in boiler room & quickly burned.
History

1867, Sep 25 First enrolled Detroit, MI.

1868, Oct 25 Collided with & sunk tug SENECZ on Detroit River at Windsor, ONT.

1870, Apr 21 Repaired.

1871, Nov Damaged by fire in Bay City, MI.

1873, May 2 Owned J.M. Nicol, Detroit.

1874, May 7 Owned Ward's Central & Pacific Lake Co., Detroit.

1875, Oct 29 Ashore Sant Point, MI, Lake Superior.

1875, Nov 30 Burned off Buffalo, NY.

1875, Dec 31 Documents surrendered, Detroit.

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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SHERIDAN, PHIL (1867, Steambarge)