MCVEA, MARY (1870, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1870
Official Number:
90179
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Saugatuck, MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
James Elliott
Original Owner:
Captain Charles McVea & Captain Jacobson
Ownership Notes:
Also listed as Macvey at Ganges, MI & Jacobson & Co. at Ganges, MI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Tonnage (gross):
208
Final Disposition
Final Location:
1/4 mile southwest of Walker's Point, Manitoulin Island.
Lake Huron.
Date:
9 Oct 1878
How:
Stranded.
Final Cargo:
12,225 bushels oats & 120 barrels pork.
Notes:
Bound for Collingwood, ONT, stranded in storm & broke apart before released or salvaged.
History

1869, Oct 9 Intended for Manistee, MI & Chicago, IL trade.

1878, Oct 9 Stranded & wrecked.

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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MCVEA, MARY (1870, Schooner)