COLLINGWOOD (1874, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1874
Official Number:
72718
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
St. Catherines, ONT
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Melancthon Simpson
Original Owner and Location:
Alex Ritchie Christie, Toronto, ONT.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
16 x 18" engine, 50hp, Geo. N. Oille.
Dimensions
Length:
61'
Beam:
15.4'
Depth:
7.9'
Tonnage (gross):
49.57
Tonnage (net):
23.61
Final Disposition
Final Location:
12 miles off Byng Inlet Light, Georgian Bay.
Lake Huron.
Date:
19 Jul 1878
How:
Burned
Notes:
Crew safe. 1880, Mar 4 Registry closed.
History

1874, Aug 12 Registered St. Catherines, ONT.

1875 Lumber tug, Georgian Bay.

1878 Owned Canada Mills, Collingwood; readmeasured 44.25 gross / 30.09 net tons.

1878, Jul 15 Burned, Lake Huron; owned S.C. Kanaday & Co., Toronto.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Canadian List of Shipping (M&FLV)
Canadian Sessional Papers
Inland Lloyds’ Marine Directory
C. Patrick Labadie
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
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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COLLINGWOOD (1874, Tug (Towboat))