REID, KATY (1867, Steamer)


Year of Build:
1867
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
De Pere, WI
Vessel Type:
Steamer
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Dry Dock Company
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Engine Type:
Horizontal
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
2
Propulsion Notes:
two 16" x 5' engines, Fort Howard Foundry & Machine Works Two boilers 16' long 16' wheels, buckets 5' 4" long 17" wide
Dimensions
Length:
101'
Beam:
17'
Depth:
6.5'
Tonnage (gross):
103
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Saginaw River at Salzburg, MI
Lake Huron
Date:
20 Oct 1873
How:
burned
Notes:
Burned at night at her dock, boiler and some steam gear salvaged; into tug A. H. HUNTER.
History

Used towing on Fox River and Green Bay.

1868 Owned East shore Line; modified for passenger service, cabins on deck.

1870, Mar 29 Sold by N. Engleman to Enos, Spring Lake, MI for Grand River use.

1872, Jun 13 enrolled Port Huron, MI; owned John D. McKinnon, Bay City, MI; new boiler.

1873, Oct 20 Owned George Campbell, Bay City; burned, Lake Huron.

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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REID, KATY (1867, Steamer)