DOAK, LIZZIE (1868 or 1871, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1868 or 1871
Official Number:
15640
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Winneconne, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Gibson
Ownership Notes:
1871 Build info source lists builder as Gilson of Depere, WI; owned Wallace & Barnes, St. Joseph, MI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
75'
Beam:
20'
Depth:
6'
Tonnage (gross):
63
Tonnage (net):
60
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Near Ludington, MI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
30 Aug 1892
How:
Beached in storm.
Notes:
Sprang leak in storm, beached 1/2 mi. S of Ludington Piers; later wrecked in waves; no loss of life.
History

1871 Owned Wallace & Barnes, St. Joseph, MI.

1874, Mar Struck St. Joseph, MI bridge.

1889, Nov Stranded near Muskegon, MI., Lake Michigan; released.

1892, Aug 30 Wrecked.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
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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DOAK, LIZZIE (1868 or 1871, Schooner)