ADRIATIC (1889, Schooner-barge)


Year of Build:
1889
Official Number:
106676
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
West Bay City, MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner-barge
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
2
Builder Name:
James Davidson
Original Owner:
James Davidson
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
202'
Beam:
34.58'
Depth:
16.5'
Tonnage (gross):
915
Tonnage (net):
869
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Smith Coal Dock, Sturgeon Bay, WI
Lake Michigan
Date:
  1930
How:
Dismantled and abandoned.
Notes:
Last owners Leathem & Smith.
History

Cost $50,000

1892, Jan 7 Owned M. A. Bradley & Capt. George Stone, Cleveland, OH.

1905, Dec 12 Fire broke out of engine room & burned at Escanaba, MI, Lake Michigan.

1913 Third vessel fitted with self-unloading equipment for stone and gravel by Leathem & Smith of Sturgeon Bay, WI.

1924 Rig changed to barge.

1930, Jun 24 Enrollment surrendered at Milwaukee, WI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
Newspaper Clippings
Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society
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

ADRIATIC (1889, Schooner-barge)
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ADRIATIC (1889, Schooner-barge)