BENTLEY, JOHN (1872, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1872
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Mill Point
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
H. B. Rathbun & Son
Master Carpenter:
William Jamieson
Original Owner and Location:
William Hall, Toronto, ONT
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
150'
Beam:
29'
Depth:
11.9'
Tonnage (gross):
524
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Cabbage Head, Georgian Bay.
Lake Huron.
Date:
 Oct 1886
How:
Sank during storm.
History

1873, Apr 22 Launched intended to trade Toronto-Oswego.

1880, May Collided with schooner MAIZE off Rochester, NY.

1885, Sep Rescued by USLS during storm.

1886, Oct Sank.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Canadian Sessional Papers
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
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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BENTLEY, JOHN (1872, Schooner)