BRUCE, KATE L. (1856, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1856
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Buffalo, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Note: "Clipper"
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
D. O'Connor
Original Owner and Location:
E. K. Bruce, Buffalo, NY.
Power
Power:
Sail
Dimensions
Length:
126'
Beam:
26'
Depth:
10.6'
Tonnage (old style):
310 65/95
History

1857 Owned Lake Navigation Co., Buffalo, NY.

1858, Apr Owned L. W. Mixer, Buffalo.

1858, May Collided with steamer ARROW near Toledo, OH, Lake Erie.

1858, May Collided with schooner JOHN WEEDEN near Turtle Island, Lake Erie.

1859, May 21 Passed through Welland Canal to east coast.

1859, Jun 25 Reported first arrival at Boston, MA from Toledo, OH; 160,000 lumber.

1859, Aug Sold at auction, Boston, MA.

1860 East coast - New Orleans, LA.

1861, May Reported as British schooner.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Newspaper Clippings
John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
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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BRUCE, KATE L. (1856, Schooner)