BURGER, H. B. (1875, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1875
Official Number:
95367
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Manitowoc, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Rand & Burger
Built on Bottom of:
TRAVELER (1847) US24160
Original Owner and Location:
Rand & Burger, Manitowoc, WI.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
118'
Beam:
26'
Depth:
9'
Tonnage (gross):
190
Tonnage (net):
181
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Chicago, IL.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
21 May 1883
How:
Wrecked in storm.
Final Cargo:
Lumber.
Notes:
Foundered & drifted ashore on Chicago breakwater.
History

1876 - 79 215 gross tons.

1880 Luling & Burger, Manitowoc.

1881, March Owned, H. B. Burger, Manitowoc.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit - Mercy
Newspaper Clippings
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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BURGER, H. B. (1875, Schooner)