FARNAN, JOSEPH P. (1887, Steambarge)


Year of Build:
1887
Official Number:
76691
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Steambarge
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
W. Radcliffe
Original Owner and Location:
L. P. & J. A. Smith, Cleveland, OH.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Propulsion:
Screw
Dimensions
Length:
151.4'
Beam:
33.6'
Depth:
9.6'
Tonnage (gross):
409.74
Tonnage (net):
346.53
Final Disposition
Final Location:
15 miles off South Haven, MI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
20 Jul 1889
How:
Burned.
Notes:
Crew rescued by steamer GLENN; bound St. Joseph, MI - Cleveland, OH. 1889, Jul 24 documents surrendered; loss of vessel.
History

1887, Sep 30 Enrolled Cleveland, OH.

1889, Jul 20 Burned, Lake Michigan.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Newspaper Clippings
H. G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
Peter J. VanderLinden
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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FARNAN, JOSEPH P. (1887, Steambarge)