EATON, BARNEY (1856, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1856
Official Number:
2142
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oak Creek, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George Filkins
Original Owner and Location:
D. Eaton & Co., Milwaukee, WI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
166
History

1857, Apr Aground at Chicago; released.

1859 - 61 3 enrollments Milwaukee, WI.

1860, Nov Ashore north of the Straight Cut, lumber vessel; released by tug DAVIDSON.

1863 Owned Saveland & Pfister, Milwaukee, WI.

1863, Apr Collision with propeller T.U. BRADBURY off Sheboygan, WI.

1866 Owned Burns, Chicago, IL.

1867 Readmeasured 104 gross tons.

1867, Sep 13 Lumber laden, wrecked & sunk Union Pier, Berrien Co., MI; 3 lives lost.

1868 104.31 gross tons; US2142.

1880 Owned Eaton, Milwaukee, WI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
C. E. Feltner Enrollments Database
Newspaper Clippings
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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EATON, BARNEY (1856, Schooner)