EXCELSIOR (1892, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1892
Official Number:
136325
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Buffalo, NY
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
O'Grady & Maher
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
24" x 28" engine, 375hp, 140rpm by Sutton Bros., Buffalo, NY.
Dimensions
Length:
72.5'
Beam:
19.2'
Depth:
10.5'
Tonnage (gross):
73.24
Tonnage (net):
36.62
Final Disposition
Date:
  1915
How:
Abandoned & dismantled.
Notes:
Brought to Toledo, OH & used in Toledo harbor as storehouse.
History

1892, Jun Launched.

1892, Oct 6 Enrolled Buffalo, NY.

1895, Jul 5 Owned Walter H. Singer, Duluth, MN.

1897, Jan 29 Owned White Line Towing Co.

1899 Owned Walter H. Singer, Duluth.

1899, Sep 5 Owned A.B. Wolvin, Duluth.

1915 Abandoned & dismantled.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Bowling Green State University, Historical Collections of the Great Lakes
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
Great Lakes Register
C. Patrick Labadie
William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
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

EXCELSIOR (1892, Tug (Towboat))
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EXCELSIOR (1892, Tug (Towboat))