MAY BREEZE (1853, Scow Schooner)


Year of Build:
1853
Official Number:
50337
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Algonac, MI
Vessel Type:
Scow Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
William Gale
Original Owner:
William Gale & John Ames
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
72'
Beam:
18' 10"
Depth:
5' 5"
Tonnage (old style):
65 16/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Cleveland, OH.
Lake Erie.
Date:
29 Apr 1881
How:
Sunk.
History

1853, May 23 Enrolled Detroit, MI.

1855, Jun 11 Owned William Gale & Thomas Pringle, Detroit.

1855, Nov 5 Owned Thomas M. Hubble & William Gale, Detroit.

1856, Apr 10 Owned E.M., B.F. & James Parsons, Gibraltar, MI.

1861, May 17 Aground Detroit River; released.

1867, Oct 12 Damaged in collision with down bound tow near Port Huron, MI.

1874 Owned J. Farrisy, Cleveland, OH.

1878, Aug 2 Damaged in collision with schooner AHIRA COBB, Cleveland, Lake Erie.

1880 Home port Cleveland.

1881, Apr 29 Sunk near Cleveland; abandoned, removed.

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

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MAY BREEZE (1853, Scow Schooner)