GREEN BAY (1867, Scow Bark)


Year of Build:
1867
Official Number:
85179
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Fish Creek, WI
Vessel Type:
Scow Bark
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
L.M. Brown
Original Owner and Location:
J.M. Hill, Racine, WI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
142.6'
Beam:
27'
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (gross):
244
Tonnage (net):
232
Final Disposition
Date:
  1894
How:
Abandoned.
Notes:
Dismantled & abandoned.
History

1867, Jul 19 Launched.

1867, Jul 30 Enrolled Milwaukee, WI.

1870, Dec 6 Overhauled at Racine, WI.

1870, Dec 24 Lost topmast & rigging in fire at Star Mill dock, Racine.

1871 Owner D. Andrews, Racine.

1873 Owner J.M. Hill, Racine; repaired.

1875 Owners Hill & Miller, Racine.

1879, Mar 12 Broke mooring in river & holed stern jamming into dock.

1879, Mar 31 Raised & repaired, Milwaukee, after lying sunk in river for 2 - 3 years.

1879, Oct 29 Damaged by fire in Chicago, IL.

1885, May 12 At Wolf & Davidson's yard, Milwaukee to receive new mast

1885, Dec 6 Broke free in river at Racine, damaging herself & dredge BAKER.

1887 Owned John Legrand & J.E. Callaway, Milwaukee.

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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GREEN BAY (1867, Scow Bark)