NORA (1878, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1878
Official Number:
71269
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Hamilton, ONT
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
10 x 10", 110hp (or 15hp) @ 160rpm engine by Mitchell & Co, Caledon, ONT, 1878.
History

1886 Rebuilt by William Evans at Deseronto, ONT; 50 x 9.6 x 4'; 28.13 gross / 19.13 registered tons.

1888 One 4.3' x 6', 125# steam, vertical boiler.

1894 Owned F.A. Munson, Cobourg, ONT.

1894, Oct 1 Owned Rathbun Co, Deseronto.

1896 Owned Roderick & Carter, Kingston, ONT.

1896, Oct 12 Owned Rathbun Co, Deseronto.

1898, May 31 Owned Montreal Sand & Gravel Co, QUE.

1899 Owned Deseronto Navigation Co, ONT.

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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NORA (1878, Tug (Towboat))