1882, Mar 31 Enrolled Cleveland, OH as first iron-hulled bulk freighter in world.
1882, Apr Entered service as largest bulk freighter on lakes; set cargo records for coal, iron ore, & grain for next 10 yrs.
1884, May Collision with schooner W.S. CROSTHWAITE.
1885, Aug Towed disabled schooner C.H. BURTON to Detroit.
1892 Reboilered; 2 scotch boilers; 12 x 12.5'; 110# steam; from Cleveland Shipbuilding Co., Cleveland, OH.
1892, Oct Aground above Soo Canal; lightered; released.
1893, Nov Collision with steamer C.H. LOCKWOOD.
1895 Owned Nicholas Transit Co., Willoughby Township, OH.
1896, May 16 Sunk schooner MARY D. AYER off Racine, WI; 5 lives lost.
1908 Rebuilt; new steel decks; steel cabins aft.
1915, Sep 15 Foundered; sunk.
1915, Sep 20 Documents surrendered.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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