MUIR, MARGARET A. (1872, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1872
Official Number:
90459
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Manitowoc, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Hanson & Scove
Original Owner and Location:
David Muir, Chicago, IL.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
128.6'
Beam:
26.2'
Depth:
11.5'
Tonnage (gross):
347
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Ahnapee, WI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
29 Sep 1893
How:
Foundered.
Final Cargo:
Salt.
Notes:
Bound Bay City, MI - Chicago, IL, she foundered in gale.
History

1872 Owned D. Muir, Chicago, IL.

1875, Nov 3 Collision with SENATOR BLOOD near Point au Pelee, Lake Erie.

1880, May 7 Dismasted, Lake Huron.

1883, Oct In collision on Chicago River with steambarge EMMA THOMPSON.

1889, Oct Damaged in storm on Lake Huron, lost jibboom, 3 jibs, fore top mast & main topmast.

1893, Sep 29 Foundered, Lake Michigan.

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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MUIR, MARGARET A. (1872, Schooner)