COLT, T.G. (1846, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1846
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Black River, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Tonnage (old style):
90
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Barcelona, NY.
Lake Erie.
Date:
3 Jul 1859
How:
Sprung leak in storm; sank.
Final Cargo:
100 tons coal.
Notes:
1 life lost.
History

1847 - 1859 Enrolled Presque Isle District.

1854, Aug 15 Reported lost, Saginaw Bay.

1858, Nov Struck breakwater in attempt to make Buffalo harbor; pulled off & into Erie basin & subsequently filled; sank.

1859 Sank off Barcelona, NY.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Erik Heyl, Early American Steamers
C. Patrick Labadie
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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COLT, T.G. (1846, Schooner)