J. L. Wolverton also listed as builder.
1859, Oct Launched as COASTER; to run Cleveland - Buffalo.
1860, Mar Owned Albert E. Goodrich, Chicago, IL; renamed COMET.
1860 / 61, Winter Refurbished for Lake Michigan trade with bulkheads dividing 4 compartments.
1861 Ran Chicago - Two Rivers, WI - Keewaunee & Wolf River biweekly.
1864 Ran Chicago - Manitowoc, WI.
1864 Mar 8 Broke piston rod; repaired Milwaukee, WI.
1864, Nov Chartered by U.S. Quartermaster Department with SUMBEAM to transport troops to Port Washington where draft riots broke out.
1865 Readmeasured 275 gross tons.
1865 Ran Chicago - Manitowoc.
1865, Jun Ran Houghton - Hancock, MI, Lake Superior; repaired.
1865, Jul Ashore Washington Island, Lake Michigan; repaired Manitowoc.
1866 Ran Chicago - Two Rivers; occasionally Grand Haven or Muskegon.
1867 Ran Chicago - Muskegon, MI.
1867, Nov Rebuilt by Rand, Manitowoc; lengthened 20 - 25', increase depth by 1 foot
1868 Typical cargo of 5000 - 8000 baskets peaches.
1869 Ran Chicago - to St. Joseph, MI.
1870, Jul Engine removed into CORONA; converted to barge, 230 gross tons; owned Simeon Cobb, Detroit, MI.
1873 385 gross tons; same owner, Chicago.
1875, Aug 16 Refitted as floating hospital off Chicago.
1869, Nov Dismantled; made barge, US125091.
1883 Abandoned due to age.
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
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