ARBUCKLE, WILLIAM M. (1853, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1853
Official Number:
26167
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Erie, PA
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Foster & Winal
Original Owner:
C.M. & L.N. Tibbals
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
96' 8"
Beam:
22' 11"
Depth:
9' 2"
Tonnage (old style):
170
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Sister Bay, Door County, WI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
23 Nov 1868
How:
Storm.
Notes:
Put ashore in gale to prevent sinking; abandoned as loss after tug AMERICAN EAGLE unable to pump her out.
History

1854 Presque Isle District

1860 Owned Tibbals, Erie, PA.

1863 Owned Tibbals & Grey.

1864-66 Owned F. & A. Borland & M. Hamn(e)y, Erie, PA.

1868 Owned Buffalo.

1868, NOv 23 lost in storm near Sister Bay, WI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
Peter J. VanderLinden
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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ARBUCKLE, WILLIAM M. (1853, Schooner)