CZAR (1862, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1862
Official Number:
4924
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oswego, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
E. LeFebre
Original Owner and Location:
Stewart, Oswego, NY.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
441
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Near Presque Isle, MI.
Lake Huron.
Date:
16 Sep 1875
How:
Stranded.
Final Cargo:
Iron ore.
Notes:
Downbound from Escanaba; pushed on reef & wrecked; keell pushed up through bottom by boulders; rescued by tug SWEEPSTAKES; washed off into deeper water.
History

1864, Oct 6 Lost chain & anchor, Lake Huron.

1865, Nov 8 Damaged in gale, Lake Ontario.

1868 353.9 gross tons.

1871 Owned Lyons & Finney, Oswego, NY.

1874, Nov Aground Graham Shoals, Lake Huron with grain.

1875 Owned Hearnes et al, Cleveland, OH.

1875, Sep 16 Stranded in storm near Presque Isle, MI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
C. Patrick Labadie
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

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CZAR (1862, Schooner)