ELLEN G. (1854, Scow Schooner)


Year of Build:
1854
Official Number:
10194
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Detroit, MI
Vessel Type:
Scow Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Daniel Meisel
Original Owner and Location:
Daniel Meisel, Detroit, MI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
78' 6"
Beam:
21' 3"
Depth:
5'
Tonnage (old style):
71 41/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Milwaukee, WI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
15 Sep 1901
How:
Storm.
Notes:
Broke up in storm; crew rescued by steamer NYACK.
History

1854 Enrolled Detroit.

1864 Rebuilt; readmeasured 85 gross tons.

1865 Owned M. Jacobson, Whitehall, MI.

1871 Owned Avery & Campbell, Chicago.

1876 Owned H. W. Glaser, Chicago.

1878, Oct 14 Aground White Lake, Lake Michigan.

1879 Owned M. Jacobson, Whitehall.

1899 Owned B. Kittleson.

1901, Sep 15 Wrecked, Lake Michigan; owned Racine, WI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Great Lakes Register
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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ELLEN G. (1854, Scow Schooner)