WEEKS, CHARLES H. (1873, Barge)


Year of Build:
1873
Official Number:
33938
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Marine City, MI
Vessel Type:
Barge
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George King
Original Owner and Location:
Robert Holland, Marine City, MI
Power
Power:
Unpowered
Number of Masts:
1 or 2
Dimensions
Length:
134.7'
Beam:
26.2'
Depth:
11.2'
Tonnage (gross):
324
Tonnage (net):
308
Capacity:
400,000' lumber
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Point Edward, MI, above Port Huron
Lake Huron
Date:
6 Oct 1889
How:
driven ashore
Final Cargo:
lumber
Notes:
broke from steambarge SALINE; crew rescued by Canadian fisherman; one lost 1889, Dec 31 documents surrendered 1891, Mar Fisherman awarded cash by U. S. Government for their bravery
History

1874 Towed by TRADER

1876 Owned Anchor Line, Erie, PA

1881, Mar Owned Thomas D. Allen; towed by R. PRINDIVILLE

1885 Owned AuSable Transportation Co., MI

1889, Oct 6 Wrecked; owned Potts, Oscoda, MI

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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WEEKS, CHARLES H. (1873, Barge)