ELIZABETH (1850, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1850
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Kingston, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George Thurston
Original Owner:
John & Edward Yott
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
74.5'
Beam:
16.49'
Depth:
6.5'
Tonnage (old style):
75
History

1854 Owned E. Boyle, Kingston, ONT.

1857 60 tons.

1857, Jul Sunk, Nine Mile Point, Lake Ontario with pig iron; bound Kingston - Hamilton.

1858, Aug Stranded ashore in gale on Long Point below Port Burwell, ONT; cargo staves.

1860 114 tons.

1862, Feb 13 Sold to James Holland, Kinston, by John & Edward Yott.

1862 Large repairs.

1863, Jul Ashore, Big Sodus Point, Lake Ontario, with lumber; released.

1864, Apr 29 Oswego, NY owners.

1866 Owned Bryan, Oswego, NY, 66 gross tons.

1866 May Coal laden, sprang leak on Lake Erie.

1866, Aug Bound Chicago, IL - Kenosha, WI with lumber, went ashore at Kenosha, WI & sank.

1874 Owned P.D. Bennett, Wolfe Island, Frontenac Co, ONT.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Canadian Registers
Inland Lloyds’ Marine Directory
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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ELIZABETH (1850, Schooner)