RELIANCE (1892, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1892
Official Number:
97115
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Collingwood, ONT
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Composite
Number of Decks:
2
Builder Name:
Collingwood Dry Dock Co.
Original Owner and Location:
Collingwood Dry Dock Co., Collingwood, ONT
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
For-and-Aft Compound
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
21" & 38" x 24" engine from tug RESOLUTE; 340hp @ 85rpm; by Sutton Brothers, Buffalo, NY; 1888; scotch boiler 12' x 9''6"; 90# from tug RESOLUTE.
Dimensions
Length:
124'
Beam:
22.6'
Depth:
13.6'
Tonnage (gross):
310
Tonnage (net):
181
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Sault Ste. Marie.
Date:
  1947
How:
Dismantled.
History

1903, Sep 17 Burned North Channel, Lake Huron; rebuilt.

1905 Owned Midland Towing & Wrecking Co., Midland, ONT; 319 gross/182 net tons.

1912 Owned Joseph Ganley, Sault Ste. Marie, ONT.

1923, Dec 15 While carrying lumberjacks & oil drums, stranded Lizard Island, Lake Superior; 4 died from exposure.

1924 Recovered.

1928 Owned Lake Superior Paper Co., Sault Ste. Marie, ONT.

1947 Dismantled Sault Ste. Marie, ONT.

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

RELIANCE (1892, Tug (Towboat))
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










RELIANCE (1892, Tug (Towboat))