BEYER, PROWETT (1874, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1874
Official Number:
72958
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Buffalo, NY
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
R.J. Cooper
Original Owner and Location:
Alonzo Quackenbush, Port Dalhousie, ONT
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
7 x 8" HPNC 7 1/2 hp engine built Sutton Bros.
Dimensions
Length:
46'
Beam:
9'
Depth:
4'
Tonnage (gross):
10.14
Tonnage (net):
6.26
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Lake Erie.
Date:
18 Jun 1892
How:
Burned.
History

1875, Aug 25 Registered St. Catharines, ONT.

1878 Owned Chas. Quakenbush, St. Catharines.

1884 John Turner, Toronto.

1891 "Ferry tug", R. McMaugh, Toronto.

1897 Listed same owners; suspect gone since 1892 fire.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Great Lakes Register
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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BEYER, PROWETT (1874, Tug (Towboat))