MORGAN (1891, Yacht)


Year of Build:
1891
Official Number:
92517
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Rome, NY
Vessel Type:
Yacht
Note: Luxury Steam Yacht.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Original Owner and Location:
Hebard, Pequaming, MI.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
For-and-Aft Compound
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
One 8 + 10 x 10" engine, W.J. Sanderson Co, Syracuse, NY. 5 x 7' watertube boiler.
Dimensions
Length:
64' 6"
Beam:
12' 4"
Depth:
6' 1"
Tonnage (gross):
29.91
Final Disposition
Final Location:
South side Portage Canal, just west of Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI.
Date:
  1928
Final Depth:
5' 5"
How:
Abandoned.
Notes:
Abandoned c. 1928; machinery salvaged.
History

1891 Sailed directly from Rome, NY - Marquette, MI where enrolled.

1908 Owned A.F. Reese.

1912 40 gross / 25 net tons.

1928 Owned Philip Carroll, Houghton, MI.

1928 or 29 Abandoned in Portage Canal, Houghton.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
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

MORGAN (1891, Yacht)
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MORGAN (1891, Yacht)