Stationed Detroit, jurisdiction Lake Huron, Lake St. Clair & rivers; duties being to examine clearances of vessels, prevention of smuggling & assist vessels in distress.
1869 Only revenue cutter in service; rest laid up until recommissioning Aug 2, 1870.
1870, Nov Helped tow propeller CITY OF DETROIT off westward side Bois Blank Island, Lake Huron.
1871, Oct Sent with provisions to aid in relief of fire victims, Michigan thumb.
1879, Nov Layed up for season after biggest season ever performed on fresh water.
1882, Apr 15 Received new iron hull, dry dock, Buffalo, NY.
1883, Mar 27 Sold to Union Dry Dock Co., Buffalo; dismantled, converted to barge; renamed DAN ROGERS, US35476; engine into WILLIAM P. FESSENDEN (1883), 182 x 28.6 x 10.6', 324.25 gross / 308.04 net tons.
1886 Towed by J.E. POTTS.
1887 Towed by ALPENA with WINONA, BANNER, MENTOR.
1889, Jul 25 Owned W. H. Gilbert, Saginaw, MI & W.H. Keenan, Niagara Falls, 308.04 gross tons, 180.2 x 28.6 x 10.6.
1893, May 3 Slight damage from fire at Buffalo.
1898 Towed by T.D. STIMSON.
1899 Towed by W.H. GILBERT.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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