BUCKLEY, WM (1834, Scow Schooner)


Year of Build:
1834
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Point Penninsula, NY
Vessel Type:
Scow Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
112
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Cleveland, OH.
Lake Erie.
Date:
25 Nov 1854
How:
Sunk.
Final Cargo:
150 tons coal.
Notes:
Veered to avoid collision with steamer MAY QUEEN, struck a pile near the East Pier, sunk about 3/4 mile from the pier.
History

1850, Apr 4 Ashore at Sandytown near Buffalo, NY.

1854 Cuyahoga Customs District; "scow".

1854, Nov 25 Sunk at Cleveland.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
Newspaper Clippings
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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BUCKLEY, WM (1834, Scow Schooner)