MONARCH (1856, Steamer)


Year of Build:
1856
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Sorel, ONT.
Vessel Type:
Steamer
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
D. & G. McCarthy
Original Owner and Location:
A. & D. Shaw & Co., Kingston, ONT
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Engine Type:
Vertical Beam (Walking Beam)
# Cylinders:
1
Propulsion Notes:
11' X 46" engine, 130 hp.
Dimensions
Length:
174'
Beam:
25'
Depth:
11'
Tonnage (old style):
400
Capacity:
270 tons
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Gibraltar Pt., Toronto,
Lake Ontario
Date:
29 Nov 1856
How:
Stranded.
Final Cargo:
Fish, gen. merchandise, groceries.
History

1857, Mar 27 Owned B.P. Penedy & Co.; who recovered engine, etc.

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

MONARCH (1856, Steamer)
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.










MONARCH (1856, Steamer)