VIRGINIA (1837, Brigantine)


Year of Build:
1837
Construction and Ownership
Vessel Type:
Brigantine
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
160.34
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Long Point, Lake Erie
Date:
3 Nov 1855
How:
Stranded
Final Cargo:
Lumber
Notes:
Sprang leak & waterlogged
History

1837-51 Five enrollments, Presque Isle

1838, November Ashore near Madison Dock, Lake Erie;

repaired Erie, Pennsylvania

1839, November 5 Ashore Mackinaw, Michigan

1844, April Received low pressure engine of steamer ST.LEWIS

1845, June Ashore Fighting Island, Detroit River

1849 Presque Isle District

1850, November 25 Sold at Marshall's sale

1855, November 3 Owned H.C. Wright; wrecked, Lake Erie

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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VIRGINIA (1837, Brigantine)