MCGILVRAY, NELLIE (1870, Schooner-barge)


Year of Build:
1870
Official Number:
52856
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Black Rock, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner-barge
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
Williams
Power
Power:
Sail
Dimensions
Tonnage (gross):
427
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Portage Canal, Keweenaw Peninsula, MI.
Lake Superior.
Date:
28 Aug 1882
How:
Stranded.
Notes:
Struck end of pier at entrance to canal, sunk & became total loss Blown up by dynamiting as a hazard Oct 26, 1882.
History

1871 Owned J. Kilderhouse, Buffalo, NY.

1872, Sep 18 Waterlogged & lost deck load in gale, Lake Erie.

1874, Nov 3 Stranded & wrecked in thick weather, Point Abino, Lake Erie.

1875, Jul 2 Released from Point Abino.

1876 Owned F. Rockefeller, Buffalo; repaired, towed by steamer CITY OF NEW YORK.

1879 Owned Lothridge et al, Cleveland, OH.

1882, Aug 28 Stranded Portage Canal, Keweenaw Peninsula, MI, Lake Superior.

1882, Oct 26 Blown up by dynamiting as hazard.

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

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










MCGILVRAY, NELLIE (1870, Schooner-barge)