FERRY, MAJOR H.N. (1867, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1867
Official Number:
16631
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Ferrysburg, MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
F. Pearson
Original Owner and Location:
Ferry & White, Ferrysburg, MI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
117'
Beam:
24.9'
Depth:
8.1'
Tonnage (gross):
171
Tonnage (net):
162
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Murray Canal, Bay of Quinte.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
28 May 1913
How:
Sunk & abandoned.
Notes:
Struck a pier & Sank at mouth of canal.
History

1867, Jun 3 Enrolled Grand Haven, MI.

1868 US16631, schooner, 152.58 gross tons; owned Grand Haven; may have been made a brigatine this year or converted from brigatine to schooner at Grand Haven, MI.

1880, Aug Sunk in collision with propeller DEAN RICHMOND at Chicago, IL.

1909 Owned J.F. Soward & James Oliver, Kingston, ONT; C126130, 117 x 24 x 8.2', 181.95 gross tons, 167.74 net tons.

1910 Owned J.F. Soward, Kingston.

1913, May 28 Sunk, Lake Ontario.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
John O. Greenwood
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

FERRY, MAJOR H.N. (1867, Schooner)
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FERRY, MAJOR H.N. (1867, Schooner)