CONE, EVA M. (1857, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1857
Official Number:
7522
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Pensaukee, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Note: Square stern.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Original Owner and Location:
George E. Hart & Henry B. Ketchum, Oconto, WI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
51' 6"
Beam:
12' 2"
Depth:
4' 4"
Tonnage (old style):
26 21/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Milwaukee Harbor, WI.
Lake Michigan.
How:
Struck ice floe & capsized.
Final Cargo:
Lumber
Notes:
Bound Pt. Washington - Milwaukee; crew escaped; vessel drifted ashore.
History

1866 Owned Larson, Manitowoc, WI.

1868 Owned Milwaukee, WI; 22.14 gross tons.

1871 Owned Edwards, Milwaukee.

1871, Dec Lost deck load, Lake Michigan.

1872, Apr 19 Wrecked.

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
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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CONE, EVA M. (1857, Schooner)