CYNTHIA (1895, Yacht)


Year of Build:
1895
Official Number:
127106
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Detroit, MI
Vessel Type:
Yacht
Hull Materials:
Steel
Builder Name:
Detroit Drydock Co.
Original Owner and Location:
M. B. Mills, Detroit, MI.
Ownership Notes:
Detroit Yacht Club.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Number of Masts:
2
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
Triple Expansion
# Cylinders:
3
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
10, 16 & 26 x 16"; 470hp; 150rpm; Samuel Hodge & Co., Detroit, MI; 1895. 8' 10" x 9' 3 1/2" 1 watertube boiler; 250#, Dearing Watertube Boiler Co., Detroit, MI, 1896.
Dimensions
Length:
120'
Beam:
17.5'
Depth:
6.6'
Tonnage (gross):
103
Tonnage (net):
70
Final Disposition
Final Location:
New York, NY.
Date:
  1929
How:
Abandoned.
History

1895, Aug 3 Launched Detroit, MI.

1895, Sep 12 Enrolled Detroit.

1898, Jun 21 Won race against whaleback passenger steamer CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS from Marquette - Sault St. Marie.

1910 10, 16 & 26 x 16" triple expansion engine; 350hp; Great Lakes Engine Works.

1929 Abandoned.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
American Bureau of Shipping
Burton Collection
Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit - Mercy
Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
Great Lakes Register
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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