CHERUBUSCO (1848, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1848
Official Number:
4329
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Milwaukee, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
T. Hubbell
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
114'
Beam:
27'
Depth:
9'
Tonnage (old style):
255.11
Final Disposition
Final Location:
North Bay, Door Co., WI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
10 Nov 1872
Final Depth:
10'
How:
Wrecked
Final Cargo:
Lumber
Notes:
Stranded & wrecked, center of North Bay.
History

1849 Chicago District, described as schooner.

1853 Sold by owner J. T. Perkins to Anson Eldred @ Milwaukee, WI for $1,400 (or $4,400).

1854 Barque; Chicago & Milwaukee District.

1858, May Lost formast, Lake Michigan.

1865 Readmeasured 204 gross tons.

1866 Scow bark; owned Eldred & Farr, Milwaukee, WI.

1868 Owned Chicago, US4329.

1872, Nov Ashore in Cherry Bay, lumber laden.

1872, Nov Wrecked, North Bay.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
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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CHERUBUSCO (1848, Schooner)