FALCONER, ANNIE (1867, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1867
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Kingston, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George Thurston
Original Owner and Location:
William & Thomas Taylor, Kingston, ONT.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
108'
Beam:
24.25'
Depth:
9'
Tonnage (old style):
201
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Point Traverse, ONT.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
12 Nov 1904
How:
Storm.
Final Cargo:
Coal.
GPS:
Latitude: 45. 58. 10 Longitude: 76. 48. 28
Notes:
Bound Sodus, NY - Picton, ONT, foundered & sank in storm. 1982 Wreck surveyed.
History

1867, May 27 Launched.

1868 175 gross tons.

1874, Jun 12 Foundered 2 miles north of Port Colborne, struck timber float.

1878 Same owner; readmeasured 197.14 gross / 175.49 net tons; C83285.

1893, Oct 14 Ashore Lake Ontario in big storm of 1893.

1903, May 1 Owned Murrey Akerman, Picton, ONT.

1904, Nov 20 Wrecked, Lake Ontario.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Canadian Registers
Canadian Sessional Papers
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

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










FALCONER, ANNIE (1867, Schooner)