JOHNSON, MARIA F. (1857, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1857
Official Number:
16457
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Buffalo, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Francis N. Jones
Original Owner:
Johnson & Bruce
Power
Power:
Sail
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
287
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off tip peninsula, Misery Bay, Erie, PA,
Lake Erie.
Date:
23 Nov 1868
How:
Foundered.
Final Cargo:
400 tons coal.
Notes:
Sprung leak on leaving Erie, turned for shore & foundered.
History

1857 Enrolled Buffalo, 287 tons old style.

1857, Nov 26 Ashore near Sturgeon Point, Lake Erie; 8,000 bushels wheat were salvaged.

1860 Owned VanValkenburg of Buffalo.

1866 209 tons, owned Arnott Kimball et al, Buffalo.

1866, Sep Collision with schooner LIVELY off Sheboygan, WI.

1887, Sep 5 Arrived in tow of tug EAGLE after waterlogging on Lake Huron; leaking, deck load half gone, foremast sprung & jibboom broken.

1868 Owned J.L. Miner, Detroit.

1868, Nov 23 Foundered near Erie, PA, Lake Erie.

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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JOHNSON, MARIA F. (1857, Schooner)