BERMUDA (1868, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1868
Official Number:
72701
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Sophiasburg, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
John Tait
Original Owner and Location:
Jas. C. Hume, Whitby, ONT
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
96'
Beam:
22' 10"
Depth:
8' 2"
Tonnage (gross):
160
Tonnage (net):
115
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Port Granby, False Ducks Island.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
6 Nov 1880
How:
Grounded in storm.
Final Cargo:
9000 bushel barley.
Notes:
Grounded intentionally, leaking from storm damage.
History

1868, Jun 30 Owned Jas. C. Hume; registered Picton, ONT.

1871 Owned Wilson, Picton.

1872, Feb 12 Owned J.C. Hume & J.H.G. Hagerty.

1873, Mar 28 Sold to Clarkson & Hagerty, Toronto.

1875, Aug 19 Transferred to Whitby, owned J. Blow, et al.

1878 Owned Jas. D. Grey, Oshawa, registered Whitby.

1875 Owned Blow, Whitey.

1880, Nov 6 Ashore Port Granby; Capt. John Allen, part owner.

1881, Jun 10 Certificate lost with vessel, cancelled.

1881, Sep 9 Certificate found & retukled to Ministary of Marine.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Canadian Registers
Canadian Sessional Papers
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
Newspaper Clippings
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

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BERMUDA (1868, Schooner)