EMERY, W.Y. (1867, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1867
Official Number:
71280
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Port Burwell, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George Dakin
Original Owner and Location:
John Griffen & Sidney McDermand, Port Burwell, ONT.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
102'
Beam:
22.9'
Depth:
10.2'
Tonnage (gross):
211
Tonnage (net):
154.04
Final Disposition
Final Location:
1 1/2 miles off Bear Creek.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
20 Sep 1899
How:
Foundered.
Final Cargo:
Coal.
Notes:
Bound Charlotte, NY - Kingston, ONT, foundered in gale; crew rescued by tug PROCTOR.
History

1867, Jun 11 Registered Port Burwell, ONT.

1872, Mar 12 Owned Joseph McDermond, Port Burwell, ONT.

1873, Feb 13 Owned E. Burge & W. McCombs, Port Burwell.

1873, Oct 15 - 1879 Owned E. Burge, Port Burwell.

1877, Oct 12 Ashore 3 miles east of Toronto, ONT.

1880, Apr 8 Damaged in collision with schooner FELLOWCRAFT at Leamington, ONT; repaired Buffalo, NY.

1887, Jun 23 Owned George D. Megann, Toronto, ONT.

1888, Aug 20 Owned Jas. Savage, Wellington, ONT.

1890, Feb 19 Owned George P. Megann, Toronto.

1891, Nov 30 Owned John Williams & Alex Ure, Toronto.

1895, Feb 13 Owned Alex & Amelia Ure, Toronto.

1896 Owned Amelia Ure, Toronto.

1897 Ashore 1 mile East of Toronto's East Channel.

1897, May Ashore near Oswego, NY; released.

1899 Owned George Mitchell.

1899, May 19 Ashore at the Ducks, Lake Ontario.

1899, Sep 20 Foundered, Lake Ontario.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Canadian Sessional Papers
Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit - Mercy
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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EMERY, W.Y. (1867, Schooner)