ONTARIO (1870, Propeller)


Year of Build:
1870
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Hamilton, ONT
Vessel Type:
Propeller
Note: Round stern
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
D.P. LaVallee
Original Owner and Location:
Samuel Beckett, Hamilton, Ontario
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
50hp engine
Dimensions
Length:
60'
Beam:
10.5'
Depth:
7.5'
Tonnage (gross):
35
Tonnage (net):
24
History

1870, May 21 First launched

1871, May 8 Owned Charles Hood, Hamilton, Ontario

1873, March 26 Owned Miles Walsh, Windsor, Ontario

1873, July 24 Owned Hiram & E.C. Walker, Walkerville, Ontario

1875 Employed as ferry on Detroit River; repaired same year

1878 Owned H.W. Dunn, Chatham, Ontario

1879 Owned Steinhoff, Hamilton

1879, April 10 Readmeasured, 63.5 x 12 x 6.3', 27.57 net tons

1905 63.5 x 12 x 6", 41 gross tons, 28 net tons

1908, November 3 Register closed

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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ONTARIO (1870, Propeller)