STOCKTON, MARY (1853, Barkentine)


Year of Build:
1853
Official Number:
50515
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Sheboygan or Manitowoc, WI
Vessel Type:
Barkentine
Note: two centerboards in line
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Bates and Son
Original Owner and Location:
George Gibbs and Co., Chicago, IL
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
135'
Beam:
29.1'
Depth:
9.6'
Tonnage (old style):
349 99/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Cleveland, OH
Lake Erie
Date:
 Nov 1888
Notes:
went on the rocks in a gale
History

1853, Aug 6 Launched Manitowoc, ran Chicago-Buffalo trade; enrolled Chicago, IL.

1854, Sep 29 Lost fore top mast and portions of rigging.

1857, Aug 25 Drifted on Middle Reef near Niagara River; pulled off by RELIEF.

1857, Oct Jettisoned 62 tons pig iron in storm; lost jibboom.

1858, Jun 18 Ashore Fox Island with wheat; released by SALVOR; owned A. R. Cobb and Co., Buffalo.

1858, Oct Lost bowsprit Buffalo harbor.

1860 Owned Smith and Mixer, Buffalo.

1863 Owned Jewett and Joy, Buffalo.

1864, Apr 11 Detroit District.

1865, Jun 2 Owned John Johnson, Port Huron and Folcott and Farnham, Buffalo; 233.69 gross/222.01 net tons.

1867, Apr 25 Made barge, no masts; owned Fred H. Blood and J. W. Louks, St. Clair, MI; 227.53 net tons.

1869, May 17 Owned John C. Williams, Marysville, MI.

1870 Towed by D. F. ROSE with TWILIGHT, MOHAWK and FORESTER.

1870, May 18 Owned Nelson Mills, Marysville; towed by N. MILLS, MARY MILLS, J. E. MILLS and POINT ABINO.

1871, May 6 Lost deck load; got into Maumee River.

1872 Repaired.

1876, Apr Owned Mills Transportation Co.

1881 Towed by ONTONAGON with WALTON, COL. BRACKETT.

1882 Towed by OAKLAND with W. R. MARTINI, JOHN SHERMAN, THEODORE PERRV and J. E. SPARROW in Saginaw to Cleveland; lumber trade.

1884 Owned Williams McLean et al, East Saginaw, MI.

1884, May 31 Met with disaster, Lake Erie.

1885, May 25 Owned Eunice B. Hall, Saginaw.

1886, Mar 9 Mortgage by Eunice Hall and Adeline A. Sutherland, Saginaw; 222 tons, 144 x 29 x 9.6.

1888, Nov or Dec Wrecked, 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

STOCKTON, MARY (1853, Barkentine)
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STOCKTON, MARY (1853, Barkentine)