FORFAR (1855, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1855
Official Number:
9197
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Chicago, IL
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
J. Phillips
Original Owner and Location:
J. Phillips, Chicago, IL.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
170 49/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Muskegon, MI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
 Oct 1868
How:
Wrecked.
History

1855 - 67 Seven enrollments, Chicago, IL.

1855, Sep Aground Waukegan area, Lake Michigan.

1857, Aug 28 Capsized Kalamazoo River.

1861, Mar 30 Owned C. M. Lindgren.

1861, Nov 2 Ran on Chickanola Reef, Lake Erie near Pt. Pelee; repaired Clark's Dry Dock.

1862, Apr 5 Owned T. D. Connor.

1863 Owned Wilson & Johnson, Chicago, IL.

1863, Sep Aground on a Lake Michigan reef with salt; jettisoned 785 barrels.

1863, Oct Split sails, Lake Michigan.

1864, Apr 2 Owned R. Carberry, Chicago, IL.

1865, Oct 25 Owned James Bowen; large repairs.

1866, Aug Collision wtih propeller WENONA at Chicago.

1866, Oct 31 Aground Muskegon, Lake Michigan.

1867, Apr 11 Owned J. Cosgrove.

1868 US9197; 118.9 gross tons.

1868, Oct Wrecked Muskegon, MI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
C. E. Feltner Enrollments Database
Gerry Metzler
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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FORFAR (1855, Schooner)