KEARSARGE (1864, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1864
Official Number:
14042
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Clayton, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
John Oades
Original Owner and Location:
Fowler & Esseltyne, Clayton, NY.
Power
Power:
Sail
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
198
Tonnage (gross):
153
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Milwaukee, WI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
 Oct 1880
How:
Abandoned on beach.
Notes:
Struck reef three miles off Racine, WI, in fog. Outfit removed & capsized. Towed to Milwaukee & abandoned. No loss of life.
History

1864 Enrolled, French Creek.

1867 Enrolled, Detroit, MI.

1868 Detroit owners.

1871 Owned H. Channon, Detroit.

1873, Aug Wrecked, Good Harbor Bay, MI, Lake Michigan, en route Chicago - Oconto; owned H. Channon, Glen Haven, MI.

1874 Repaired.

1876 Owned J.Kemmer, Chicago.

1880, Oct 12 Wrecked in fog; later towed to Milwaukee & abandoned.

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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KEARSARGE (1864, Schooner)