ROB ROY (1897, Schooner-barge)


Year of Build:
1897
Official Number:
94925
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Picton, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner-barge
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Arthur William Hepburn
Master Carpenter:
John Tait
Original Owner and Location:
Arthur William Hepburn, Picton
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
1
Dimensions
Length:
144'
Beam:
31'
Depth:
10.03'
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Erie, PA
Lake Erie
Date:
17 Sep 1916
How:
towed into shallow water in storm, broke up
History

1905, Mar 2 Owned B. R. Hepburn, et al.

1905, Apr 17 Owned Ontario & Quebec Navigation Co., Ltd.

1912, Sep 17 Wrecked 4 miles off Erie, PA.

1916, Apr 28 Owned Canada Steamship Lines.

1916, Sep 17 Ashore in storm at Erie, PA.

1916, Dec 30 Registry closed.

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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ROB ROY (1897, Schooner-barge)