SEATTLE (1892, Steambarge)


Year of Build:
1892
Official Number:
116524
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oscoda, MI
Vessel Type:
Steambarge
Note: Pine; wooden boilerhouse
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Master Carpenter:
Hiram Still
Original Owner and Location:
Henry M. Loud & Hiram Still, AuSable, Michigan
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Number of Masts:
3
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
Steeple Compound
# Cylinders:
2
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
15 + 30 x 26", 250hp at 112rpm engine built by William Cowie, Detroit, Michigan, 1885 7' x 14', 100 pounds steam, firebox boiler built by Dry Dock Engine Works of Detroit, Michigan, 1885
Dimensions
Length:
160.7'
Beam:
36.5'
Depth:
7.4'
Tonnage (gross):
429.13
Tonnage (net):
330.96
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Southwest point of Green Island, Ontario, Georgian Bay, Lake Huron
How:
Disabled & stranded
Notes:
Bound Parry Sound, Ontario to Detroit, Michigan; crew escaped 1903, December 30 Documents surrendered
History

1894, March 13 Owned Huron Transportation Company, Buffalo, New York

1894, November Ashore & heavily damaged, Rondeau, Ontario, Lake Erie

1899, May 29 Owned Loud & Still, AuSable, Michigan

1901, March 28 Rebuilt at Buffalo; 160.7 x 36.5 x 9.9;

198 gross/400 net tons; 2 masts; same owners

1903 Wrecked

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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SEATTLE (1892, Steambarge)