OMAR (1850, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1850
Construction and Ownership
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Power
Power:
Sail
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Cleveland, Ohio breakwater, Lake Erie
Date:
4 Dec 1854
How:
Stranded on stone breakwater in storm
Final Cargo:
Salt or corn & pork
Notes:
3 of 6 man crew lost & 1 rescuer
History

1850 Enrolled at French Creek

1851, September 28 Ashore west of piers near Ohio City

1852 Enrolled at Oswego, New York

1854, December 4 Stranded at Cleveland, Ohio

1858 A scow schooner OMAHA was engaged to take cordwood to the Flats

to fuel steamboats

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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OMAR (1850, Schooner)