COURIER (1847, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1847
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Original Owner and Location:
V. Swain & J. L. Hewitt, Cleveland, OH.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
219.34
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Head of Presque Isle Peninsula.
Lake Erie.
Date:
13 Sep 1847
Final Depth:
40' - 72'
How:
Collided with & sank by brig MONTEITH.
Final Cargo:
Corn, butter, lard, leather.
Notes:
Bound Cleveland, OH - Buffalo, NY; crew escaped.
History

1847, Spring Launched.

1847, Sep 13 Sank in collision.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
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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COURIER (1847, Schooner)