CROWELL, B. (1862, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1862
Official Number:
2422
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Sandusky / Toledo, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
James Fall
Original Owner and Location:
McNitt Brothers, Margaretta, OH.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
42'
Beam:
14'
Depth:
3'
Tonnage (old style):
76
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Quarry docks, SE Marblehead, OH.
Lake Erie.
Date:
8 Oct 1884
How:
Wrecked.
Notes:
Bound Marblehead, OH - Port Clinton, OH, lost tow in storm, went ashore & was pounded to pieces.
History

1866, Sep Launched.

1867 Rebuilt Sandusky, renamed BERTIE CROWELL; US2937, 16 gross tons.

1880, Aug 31 Owned J. Carrington, Fort Gratiot, MI, US2937.

1884 Owned E.T. Johnson, Port Huron, MI; later owned M.R. Ransom, Cleveland.

1884, Oct 8 Wrecked, Lake Erie.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Marine Directory, R. L. Polk Co., Detroit
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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CROWELL, B. (1862, Schooner)