INDUSTRY (1897, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1897
Official Number:
100629
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
West Bay City, MI
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Builder Name:
James Davidson
Original Owner and Location:
Barry Towing & Wrecking Co., Duluth, MN.
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Engine Type:
For-and-Aft Compound
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
15, 30 x 26" engines (2) by Frontier Iron Works, Detroit, MI; went into E.M. PIERCE, 1909. 2 x 14' firebox boiler.
Dimensions
Length:
82'
Beam:
21'
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (gross):
80
Tonnage (net):
54
Final Disposition
Date:
  1909
How:
Abandoned.
History

1898 Running at Duluth for Davidson in opposition to Inman & Singer fleets.

1899 Owned James Davidson, Duluth, MN.

1900 Owned A.B. Wolvin, Duluth, MN.

1901 Owned Union Towing Co., Duluth, MN.

1907 Owned Great Lakes Towing Co., Cleveland, OH.

1909 Consigned to Cleveland boneyard; machinery into E.M. PIERCE.

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

INDUSTRY (1897, Tug (Towboat))
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INDUSTRY (1897, Tug (Towboat))