REPUBLIC ( Schooner)


Official Number:
21285
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Buffalo, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Francis N. Jones
Original Owner:
C.P. Williams, Charles L. Wheeler, & Capt. S. Cross
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
126'
Beam:
26.6'
Depth:
10.3'
Tonnage (old style):
300
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Clark's Cry Dock, Detroit, MI.
Date:
15 Apr 1868
How:
Fire.
History

1854 Enrolled Milwaukee, later Buffalo to serve in grain trade.

1854, Nov Dry dock at Buffalo after striking rock near clay banks 15 mi. e. of Detroit River; collided with brig RAM at Beaver Island, Lake Michigan.

1855 Enrolled Milwaukee.

1855, Oct Collided with tug BRUCE on St. Clair River.

1856 Sold to John Furlong.

1859, Oct 30 Ashore S. Manitou Island, Lake Michigan.

1860 Owned D. Newhall, Milwaukee.

1863 Enrolled Buffalo.

1864 Repaired.

1865 Enrolled Milwaukee; 210 gross tons.

1866 Owned N. Olsen, Milwaukee.

1867 Enrolled Toledo, OH; 210.65 gross tons.

1868, Apr 15 Destroyed by fire.

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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REPUBLIC ( Schooner)