LA SALLE (1874, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1874
Official Number:
15996
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Tonawanda, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Parsons & Humble
Original Owner:
Parsons & Humble
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
139'
Beam:
26.5'
Depth:
10.75'
Tonnage (gross):
307.15
Capacity:
23,000 bushels
Final Disposition
Final Location:
On Two Rivers Point, north of Manitowoc, WI. Lake Michigan.
Date:
25 Oct 1875
How:
Ashore in storm.
Final Cargo:
20,000 bushels wheat.
Notes:
In quicksand; tug (J.J.?) HAGERMAN tried to get it off, LA SALLE went to pieces.
History

1874, May 9 Enrolled Buffalo, NY.

1874, May Struck bottom at Lime Kiln Crossing, Detroit River.

1875, Oct 25 Wrecked, Lake Michigan.

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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LA SALLE (1874, Schooner)