RICHMOND, KATE (1855, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1855
Official Number:
14038
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
R. Calkins & Searles
Original Owner and Location:
W.T. Richmond, Jewett, Taylor & Co., Buffalo, NY
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
126.9'
Beam:
26.2'
Depth:
11'
Tonnage (old style):
328
Final Disposition
Final Location:
4 miles N. Lexington, MI.
Lake Huron.
Date:
5 Dec 1885
How:
Wrecked.
Notes:
Went ashore in storm; hulk later burned.
History

1856 Enrolled Milwaukee, WI.

1857 Enrolled Buffalo.

1858, Oct Lost man overboard, Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron.

1862 Enrolled Chicago, IL.

1863 Large repairs.

1864 239 gross/ 227 net tons.

1866 Rebuilt.

1869 Ashore Old Mill (or Mineral) Point; abandoned.

1871 Raised; owned S. Moore, Chicago.

1876 Owned Dan Curry, Buffalo.

1885, Dec 3 Wrecked Lake Huron.

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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RICHMOND, KATE (1855, Schooner)