WABASH (1845, Brigantine)


Year of Build:
1845
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Sacketts Harbor, NY
Vessel Type:
Brigantine
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Dolittle & Miller
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
126.5'
Beam:
26.2'
Depth:
10'
Tonnage (old style):
245
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Chicago, Illinois
Date:
  1855
How:
Used to build the E.C.L.
Notes:
Bottom used to build the E.C.L. at Chicago, Illinois
History

1845 Enrolled Sacketts Harbor

1845, June Arrived Chicago, Illinois on maiden voyage to upper Lakes

hauling freight & passengers

1845, September Dismasted in gale near mouth of St.Clair River, Lake

Erie

1848 In grain trade between Lake Michigan & Oswego, New York

1851 Enrolled Chicago

1853, June Dismasted in squall off Racine, Wisconsin, Lake Michigan;

one crewman drowned, having fallen from rigging; towed to

Racine for repairs; cargo lumber

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

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.










WABASH (1845, Brigantine)