JUNO (1842, Propeller)


Year of Build:
1842
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Montreal, QUE
Vessel Type:
Propeller
Note: Square-sterned, carvel built; one of the first propellers on the Lakes.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Duncan Sinclair
Original Owner and Location:
MacPherson, Crane & Co., Kingston, ONT.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Number of Masts:
1
Propulsion:
Screw
# Propellers:
2
Propulsion Notes:
Walker's patent propellers, St. Mary Foundry Company. 21' engine room, 20 tons.
Dimensions
Length:
87.1'
Beam:
16.7'
Depth:
5.5'
Tonnage (net):
57.28
Final Disposition
Final Location:
St. Lawrence River.
Date:
21 Jul 1873
How:
Sunk.
History

1849, Jun 25 Registered Kingston, ONT; 87.5 x 16.6 x 5.4', 81 2201/3500 tons burthen; new tonage doesn't reflect a rebuild, but different tonnage formulae between coast & inland.

1853, Jun 27 Owned Robertson et al, Montreal, QUE.

1853, Sep 6 Owned MacPherson, Crane & Co., Kingston.

1853, Nov 12 Owned Robertson, Jones & Co., Montreal.

1855 Rebuilt by A. Cantin, Montreal; owned Glassford, Jones & Co., Montreal.

1861, Jun Sunk Beauharnois Canal, St. Lawrence River.

1863 Rebuilt, 170 net tons, capacity 11,000 bushels.

1866 Removed from registry.

1873, Jun 21 Sunk, St. Lawrence River.

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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JUNO (1842, Propeller)