FAVORITE (1837, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1837
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Perrysburg, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
F.N. Jones
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
150
Final Disposition
Final Location:
8-10 miles SE of Monroe, MI off Raisin River.
Lake Erie.
Date:
10 Dec 1845
Final Depth:
24'
How:
Sank.
Final Cargo:
Whiskey & other liquors.
Notes:
Cut by ice, filled & sank; also reported sunk at mouth of the Maumee River.
History

1837, Aug Launched.

1840, Oct 2 Lost part cargo at Buffalo, Lake Erie.

1844 Cut through by ice & sunk 10 miles off Monroe, MI.

1845, Dec 10 Sank.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
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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FAVORITE (1837, Schooner)