HERO (1861, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1861
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Hamilton, ONT
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Note: Towing & passenger trade.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
D.P. LaVallee
Original Owner and Location:
John Barr & J. Maxwell, Hamilton, ONT.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
# Propellers:
1
Dimensions
Length:
65.6'
Beam:
11.8'
Depth:
6.2'
Tonnage (gross):
37
History

1861, May 27 Launched.

1864 Owned Barr & Co., Hamilton.

1865, Feb 20 Owned John Barr, Hamilton.

1865, Dec 12 Owned J.H. Steinhoff, Wallaceburg, ONT.

1866 Owned Barr & Co., Hamilton.

1868 Owned Thomas Bury, Sombra, ONT.

1869 30 gross tons.

1870 38 gross tons.

1871, May Broke machinery, St. Clair River.

1875 Tug on Detroit & Sydenh Rivers.

1878 Owned Thomas Berry, Sombra.

1909, Feb 25 Out of existance; certificate not surrendered.

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 (1861, Tug (Towboat))