CHAMBERLAIN, HARMON A. (1874, Schooner-barge)


Year of Build:
1874
Official Number:
42561
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Salzburgh (Bay City), MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner-barge
Note: Similar to GEORGE KELLY.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Hitchcock
Original Owner and Location:
Richard Ferris, Bay City, MI
Power
Power:
Sail
Dimensions
Length:
145.5'
Beam:
30'
Depth:
10.4'
Tonnage (gross):
370
Final Disposition
Final Location:
2 miles E. of Cleveland, OH.
Lake Erie.
Date:
30 Nov 1875
How:
Broke anchor, driven ashore.
Final Cargo:
No cargo.
Notes:
1876, Apr Broken up beyond repair. 1877, Mar 29 Owners won lawsuit against consort propeller ELMIRA for lack of proper protection. 1877, Nov 10 Documents Surrendered Pt. Huron.
History

1874, Apr 24 Enrolled Pt. Huron, MI.

1874, May 1 Launched.

1875, Nov 30 Wrecked.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
Loudon G. Wilson
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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CHAMBERLAIN, HARMON A. (1874, Schooner-barge)