ELLA G. (1882, Steamer)


Year of Build:
1882
Official Number:
135588
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Port Clinton, OH
Vessel Type:
Steamer
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
J. G. Gillespie
Original Owner and Location:
John Homegardner, Sandusky, OH.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
2
Propulsion Notes:
15 x 48" stroke engine. 7 1/4 x 14', 75# steam tubular iron boiler, by T. & J. McGregor Boiler Works, Detroit, MI.
Dimensions
Length:
103.2'
Beam:
26.6'
Depth:
5.2'
Tonnage (gross):
110
Tonnage (net):
72
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Toledo, OH.
Date:
  1928
How:
Abandoned.
History

1882 Cleveland - Erie Islands, stone trade.

1890 Owned Isaac G. Gillespie, Toledo.

1891 Owned James H. Davis, Toledo.

1892 Rebuilt as screw steambarge; 108.8 x 27.2 x 6.5'; 115 gross / 109 net tons, HPNC engine, 14 1/2 x 16" stroke, 200hp @ 180rpm, Pound Mfg. Co., Lockport, NY; 6' x 121", 80# steam firebox boiler, Neil Moore, Sandusky.

1900 Owned David F. Doville, Toledo.

1919 Owned R. F. Doville, Toledo; to New York City, NY.

1925 Owned New York & Stanten Island Lighterage Corp., Staten Island, NY.

1928 Abandoned, New York, NY.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit - Mercy
William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
H. G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
Peter J. VanderLinden
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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