Built for towing & rafting, Lake Michigan; one of largest & most powerful tugs on lakes.
1881, Jun 18 First inspection.
1884 Owned W. H. Ellis, Milwaukee, WI.
1893 Owned, Stephenson Lumber Co.
1895, Mar 20 Owned Ben Boutell, Saginaw Bay Towing Co, Bay City.
1899 Used for Lake Huron Rafting & Wrecking, 151 x 28 x 15.
1901 Owned Reid Wrecking Co., Port Huron, MI.
1903 Owned James Reid & Sons, Sarnia, ONT; renamed OTTAWA C116391, 151 x 28 x 13, 617 gross tons; used primarily on Lakes Superior & Huron.
1904 Bringing down rafts of 5,000,000' lumber.
1906 Raised MATRAFA, Duluth, MN.
1907 raised SPOKANE.
1909, Nov 30 Burned to waterline, sank.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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