RICHMOND (1888, Excursion Vessel)


Year of Build:
1888
Official Number:
110788
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Saugatuck, MI
Vessel Type:
Excursion Vessel
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
James Elliott
Original Owner and Location:
Brittain, Purdy & Moore, Saugatuck
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Number of Masts:
0
Propulsion:
Screw
# Propellers:
1
Dimensions
Length:
50.2'
Beam:
12'
Depth:
3.7'
Tonnage (gross):
21.44
Tonnage (net):
15.05
Final Disposition
Date:
11 Mar 1907
How:
Abandoned.
History

1888, Jul Launched, Saugatuck, MI.

1888, Aug 25 Enrolled; twice daily trips Saugatuck to Richmond.

1889, Mar Rebuilt.

1889, May Stranded on bar on Kalamazoo River, MI.

1890, Jun 2 Owned J.N. & E.A. Graham & J.S. Morton. Benton Harbor, MI.

1894, Aug Sunk in collision by steamer PURITAN at St. Joseph, MI.

1900, Jul 24 Owned Wilbert O. Wilson, St. Joseph.

1900, Oct 12 Owned T.G. Martin, Chicago, IL.

1901, Jan 7 Owned Robert D. Lay, Chicago.

1902, Jul 3 Owned Emma Baldwin, Joliet, IL.

1902, Oct 2 Owned St. Louis, MO.

1903, Mar 10 Owned Morgan City Timber Co., Ltd, Brashear, LA.

1907, Mar 11 Abandoned.

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 (1888, Excursion Vessel)