EVISTON, J.W. (1873, Fish Tug)


Year of Build:
1873
Official Number:
75723
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Milwaukee, WI
Vessel Type:
Fish Tug
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Penny
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Dimensions
Tonnage (gross):
20
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Home port Duluth, MN.
Lake Superior.
Date:
20 Jul 1897
How:
Burned.
History

1879 Owned L. Schulltz, Milwaukee, WI.

1882, Sep 6 Owned Ed Smith & Co. to fish in Apostles; 56 x 12; 10 x 12", 8 hp engine.

1889 Change to general harbor work & as log tower.

1890, Mar 27 Owned Edward S. Smith et al; 16.12 gross / 11.23 net tons.

1890, Apr Brought in 2000 lbs. whitefish.

1891, May Caught 3,980 lbs. whitefish & lake trout.

1892 Rebuilt; new boiler at W. Superior; has pattern Clyde Works wheel.

1894, Jan 12 Owned Adaline Smith, Duluth, MN.

1894, Oct 17 Collision with ferry MAYFLOWER.

1897, Jul 20 Burned Duluth, MN.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
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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EVISTON, J.W. (1873, Fish Tug)