HERO (1848, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1848
Official Number:
11300
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Note: Figurehead of Decatur.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Original Owner and Location:
V. Swain, Buffalo, NY.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
96' 3.5"
Beam:
19' 0.5"
Depth:
6' 11"
Tonnage (old style):
79 70/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
2 miles from piers, Holland, MI.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
6 Aug 1875
How:
Wrecked.
Final Cargo:
Wood.
Notes:
Wrecked entering harbor.
History

1848, Mar 22 Launched.

1848, Apr 3 Enrolled Cleveland, OH; ran Cleveland - Buffalo with lumber.

1848, Sep 17 Ashore Long Point, Lake Erie.

1849 Enrolled Cuyahoga District.

1859 Rebuilt, Cleveland, OH; 72 tons.

1860 Owned Joseph Bouch, Chicago, IL.

1863 Owned L. Banch, Chicago.

1865 Owned L. Baensch, Chicago.

1866 Owned James Hay, Milwaukee, WI.

1868 59.42 gross tons.

1869, Dec Lost deckload, Lake Michigan.

1871 Owned Burns, Milwaukee.

1875 Sank in storm, Lake Michigan; owned Ole Johnson.

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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HERO (1848, Schooner)