CARRIER DOVE (1854, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1854
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Wolfe Island, QUE
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Austin Horn
Original Owner and Location:
Thomas Davis, Wolfe Island, QUE
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
88.8'
Beam:
19'
Depth:
7.7'
Tonnage (old style):
144
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Near the fort, Oswego, NY.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
10 May 1867
How:
Washed out of river.
Notes:
Went under larger schooner, losing her masts; carried out into lake, ending up near the fort.
History

1859, Oct 26 Owned Robert A. Horne, Kingston, ONT.

1861 Repaired.

1863 Large repairs.

1864, Feb 15 Owned John Irwin, Wolfe Island, & James Aug, Wellington Square, ONT.

1867, May 10 Washed from moorings; sank.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
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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CARRIER DOVE (1854, Schooner)