SHOO FLY (1870, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1870
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Toledo, OH
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Navagh or James Barr
Original Owner and Location:
P. Smith, Cleveland, OH
Ownership Notes:
or built Buffalo, NY by Notter
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
# Cylinders:
1
# Propellers:
1
Dimensions
Length:
48'
Beam:
12'
Depth:
5' 7"
Tonnage (gross):
12
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Beach, Detroit, MI
St. Clair River
Date:
  1921
How:
sunk
History

1870, Apr Launched.

1880, Fall Owned George Stomler.

1881, Jun Rebuilt; new engine & boiler; engaged in towing, Algonac, MI.

1881, Jul 5 Owned E. Sicken, China, MI.

1884 Owned S. E. Mills, Detroit, MI.

1888, Jul 4 Owned Stephen T. Reeves, Windsor, ONT; C90777; 44.1 x 12.1 x 5.7; 25.17 gross/17.12 net tons; 12 x 16" hpnc engine, David Bell.

1921 Registry closed; sunk.

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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SHOO FLY (1870, Tug (Towboat))