HARWICH (1846, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1846
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Ohio City, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Johnson & Tisdale
Original Owner and Location:
J.G. Nickerson, Alexander Seymor, Cleveland, OH.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
80' 1.5"
Beam:
14' 7.5"
Depth:
6' 7"
Tonnage (old style):
73 57/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Just above False Presque Isle.
Lake Huron.
Date:
18 Oct 1858
How:
Wrecked.
Final Cargo:
Lumber.
Notes:
Bound for Chicago, she foundered in a storm, all 7 crew lost.
History

1846, Sep 17 Enrolled Cleveland, OH.

1846 Ashore near the OSCEOLA, 16 bodies came ashore at Barcelona; OSCEOLA 8 miles above Barcelona, NY.

1847, Aug 9 Owned E.W. Smith, Cleveland District.

1847, Oct Lost deckload, Lake Erie.

1848 Ran Buffalo - Chicago with grain.

1848, Sep 4 Owned L.L. Tracy, Cleveland District.

1848, Oct 25 Owned Alex Seymour.

1851, Mar 19 Owned James D. Smith & Wolsey Loomis, Milan, OH.

1851, Jul 7 Owned D. Adams, Fremont, OH & Thomas S. Clark, Syracuse, NY.

1851, Nov 5 Owned James D. Smith & Wolsey Loomis, Milan.

1852, Jan 26 Owned Myron Butman, Milan.

1852, Oct 5 Owned George S. Lester, Detroit, MI.

1853, Mar 18 Owned Z. Washington Wright, Detroit.

1854, Mar 7 Owned Thomas Neal, Detroit.

1855, Apr 24 Owned Dewitt C. Hart, Detroit.

1855, Oct 4 Owned Thomas Neal, Detroit.

1856, Oct 30 Owned Henry Neal, Detroit.

1858, Apr 1 Owned Henry & William Neal, Detroit.

1858, Oct 18 Ashore False Presque Isle, Lake Huron; owned Captain W.W. Curran, Clayton, NY.

1864, Oct 8 Bulwarks washed away Lake Erie, arrived Buffalo with loss of deck load.

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

HARWICH (1846, Schooner)
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










HARWICH (1846, Schooner)