PICTON (1867, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1867
Official Number:
71206
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Picton, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Thomas Walters
Original Owner and Location:
Hugh Gaw & James Ewart, Picton, ONT & Cobourg
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
98.4'
Beam:
22.9'
Depth:
9.7'
Tonnage (old style):
160 89/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
off Charlotte, NY
Lake Ontario
Date:
1 Jul 1900
How:
foundered
Notes:
Bound Oswego, NY-Belleville, ONT, foundered, sank with all hands within sight of steamer ACACIA.
History

1867, Jul Registered Picton, ONT.

1878 Rebuilt possibly by Robinson, 98.75 x 22.75 x 9.58', 160 tons.

1878, Feb 11 Owned J. D. Arterhout, Hillier, ONT.

1879, Oct 1 Owned John Walters, South Marysburg, ONT.

1881, Apr 29 Owned Robert Charles Smith, Jr., Port Hope, ONT.

1883 Wrecked.

1886 Repaired.

1900, Jul 1 Foundered, Lake 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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PICTON (1867, Schooner)