AMIOT, LILLY (1873, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1873
Official Number:
15899
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cheboygan, MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Amiot
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
47.4'
Beam:
12.4'
Depth:
4.7'
Tonnage (gross):
25
Tonnage (net):
23
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Ellison Bay, Plum Island.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
6 Jun 1909
How:
Exploded & burned.
Final Cargo:
General freight, including gasoline & dynamite.
Notes:
Struck rocky ledge in harbor, exploded & burned.
History

1888, Nov 27 Reported wrecked, Sheboygan, WI, on piers.

1900 Converted from schooner to gas launch, 14 gross/10 net tons.

1909, Jun 6 Exploded & burned; owners J.C. & Abraham Jessen, Washington Island.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
James J. Jetzer
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
Lorne Joyce
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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AMIOT, LILLY (1873, Schooner)