FRONTIER CITY (1860, Brigantine)


Year of Build:
1860
Official Number:
9150
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oswago, NY
Vessel Type:
Brigantine
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Andrew Miller
Built on Bottom of:
BRIGCANTON, 1845; ALSO BUILT AT OSWEGO.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
178'
Tonnage (gross):
267
Tonnage (net):
200
History

1863 Owned Kitts & Moore, Oswego, NY.

1866 Owned C. Williams, Buffalo, NY.

1868 200.93 gross tons; US9150.

1871, Oct 29 Wrecked Kincardine, ONT; total loss.

1873 Repaired.

1876-79 Owned C. Brown, Chicago, IL.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
C. E. Feltner Enrollments Database
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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FRONTIER CITY (1860, Brigantine)