EMELINE (1862, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1862
Official Number:
7492
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Vicksburg, MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
M. Williams
Original Owner and Location:
E. Kanters, Detroit, MI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Final Disposition
Date:
  1903
How:
Dynamited.
History

1864 Lengthened, 111.4' x 21.7' x 6.9'; 200 tons (127.90 gross/ 121 net tons).

1866 Owned Ferry & Sons, Grand Haven, MI.

1867, Dec Aground Lake Michigan, 20 miles from Chicago, IL.

1869, May Damaged by collision with propeller PASSAIC at Chicago.

1871 Owned G. Patterson, Chicago, IL; 3 masts.

1772 Repaired.

1876 Owned J.H. Gale et al, Chicago.

1880 Repaired.

1896, Aug 8 Capsized & driven ashore near Algomah, WI in storm & wrecked.

1897, Spring Broken up.

1903 Dynamited.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
C. Patrick Labadie
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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EMELINE (1862, Schooner)