LINDEN (1894, Steambarge)


Year of Build:
1894
Official Number:
141370
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Port Huron, MI
Vessel Type:
Steambarge
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Jenks Shipbuilding Co.
Master Carpenter:
A.M. Carpenter
Original Owner and Location:
Jenks Shipbuilding Co., Port Huron, MI.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Number of Masts:
3
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
For-and-Aft Compound
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
22" x 44" x 30" fore & aft condensing engine, 490hp at 90rpm, Phoenix Iron Works, Port Huron, MI, 1895. 10.5 x 13' firebox boiler, 125 psi, Phoenix Iron Works, Port Huron, 1895.
Dimensions
Length:
206'
Beam:
35'
Depth:
12.6'
Tonnage (gross):
894.22
Tonnage (net):
708.9
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Tawas Bay.
Lake Huron.
Date:
28 Nov 1923
How:
Burned.
Notes:
1941 Wreck removed by Corps of Engineers.
History

1895, Apr 25 Enrolled Port Huron, MI, to bue used in ore trade.

1895, May 15 Ashore at Port Hope, Lake Huron in storm with 1,402 tons copper - released & towed to Port Huron.

1897, Oct 26 Aground Bar Point loaded with lumber.

1899 Owned A. M. Carpenter, Port Huron.

1900 Enrolled Sandusky - owned Sandusky Lumber & Box Company et al.

1902 Owned H.H. Lockwood, Sandusky, OH.

1905, Jun 23 Sunk in St. Clair River after colliding with steamer CITY OF ROME - was loaded with coal for Menominee, MI from Toledo, OH.

1908, Jun 22 Enrolled Port Huron, owned R.W. Arnold, Albany, NY.

1917, Aug 13 Enrolled Marquette, owned D.L. Hubbard, Pequaming, MI.

1918, May 23 Enrolled Chicago, owned William H. Field, Glencoe, IL.

1919, Apr 5 Owned Robert R. McCormick, Chicago, IL.

1920, Jan 20 Enrollment surrendered Chicago.

1921 Sold Canadian C141667 - owned Ontario Transportation & Pulp Co, Thorold, ONT.

1923, May 28 Enrolled Detroit, owned William Burns, Detroit.

1923, Nov 28 Burned at Tawas Bay, Lake Huron.

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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LINDEN (1894, Steambarge)