MICHIGAN, H.M.S. (1762, Sloop)


Year of Build:
1762
Official Number:
BRITISH
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Navy Island
Vessel Type:
Sloop
Note: Armed Sloop, Schooner rigged, 4 guns, 2 swivels.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Royal Navy
Original Owner:
British Navy
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
1
Dimensions
Length:
60'
Beam:
14'
Depth:
7'
Tonnage (old style):
80
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Cat Fish Creek.
Lake Erie.
Date:
28 Aug 1763
Notes:
14 miles from site of Buffalo, NY.
History

1762 Launched Black Rock.

Built by British under General Jeffery Amherst at Niagara to supply British garrisons dependent on Detroit.

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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MICHIGAN, H.M.S. (1762, Sloop)