DIXON, C.K. (1869, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1869
Official Number:
33616
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Detroit, MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Dean
Original Owner and Location:
Dean, Detroit, MI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
103'
Beam:
26'
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (gross):
149
Final Disposition
Final Location:
On or near Middle Island.
Lake Huron.
Date:
1 Oct 1877
How:
Storm.
Final Cargo:
Cedar posts.
Notes:
Wrecked ashore in storm; outfit salvaged by schooner CARRINGTON; remainder abandoned.
History

1870 - 72 Homeport Detroit, MI.

1872 Towed by HENRY HOWARD in lumber trade.

1874 Homeport Detroit.

1875, Jun 14 Enrolled Port Huron, MI; owned Robert Wallace, Grindstone City, MI.

1876 Owned F. Waters, Detroit.

1876, Oct 3 Collided with schooner ZACH CHANDLER, Lake St. Clair; repaired.

1877, Oct 1 Wrecked; owned James Wallace, Detroit.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Bowling Green State University, Historical Collections of the Great Lakes
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
Loudon G. Wilson
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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DIXON, C.K. (1869, Schooner)