BUTTS, C. C. (1850, Scow Schooner)


Year of Build:
1850
Official Number:
5530
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Ohio City (Cleveland), OH
Vessel Type:
Scow Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Martin Smith
Original Owner and Location:
Martin Smith & E.M. Peck, Ohio City (Cleveland), OH
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
98'
Beam:
23' 10"
Depth:
7' 4"
Tonnage (old style):
137 38/95
Final Disposition
Date:
  1878
How:
Abandoned.
History

1850, Mar 25 Enrolled Cleveland, OH

1850, Apr 9 Ashore Ashtabula.

1851 - 55 Two enrollments Cleveland, OH.

1853, Nov 22 Ashore Fairport, OH with cargo stone, upper rigging all carried away.

1853, Dec 21 Recovered, taken to Cleveland.

1854, May 17 Capsized at mouth of Detroit River.

1858 - 63 Three enrollments, Detroit, MI.

1860, Nov 1 Collision with propeller, mouth of Detroit River; owned Paine & Kimball, Saginaw, MI.

1863 Owned J. Stupinski, Detroit.

1863 - 65 Three enrollments Chicago, IL

1866 Owned T. Buckley, Chicago; repaired 1864, readmeasured 108 gross tons.

1870, Jun 29 Collision with schooner RICHARD MOTT off Chicago, bow damage.

1874, Jun 20 Ashore; pulled off.

1874, Jul 1 Owned Robert D. Wheeler, Grand Haven.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
C. E. Feltner Enrollments Database
Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
Newspaper Clippings
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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BUTTS, C. C. (1850, Scow Schooner)