WHIRLWIND (1848, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1848
Official Number:
26226
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Racine, WI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
J. Bailey
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
99' 9"
Beam:
21' 1"
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (old style):
154 61/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
A few miles south of Chicago, IL.
Lake Michigan.
Date:
 Sep 1876
How:
Ashore in storm.
History

1848 Enrolled Chicago, IL.

1849, Apr 25 Repaired at Dolittle & Miller's floating dry dock.

1855, Dec 9 Ashore Racine, WI.

1860, Apr Ashore Chicago.

1860 Owned Fellows, Racine.

1862, Jun 21 Owned Frederick W. Otto, Centerville, WI.

1863, Mar 10 Owned Christian Olsen et al, Sheboygan, WI.

1865 Repaired; readmeasured 101.8 x 22 x 7.9', 111.45 gross tons.

1876 Owned Gazalles, Chicago.

1876 Ashore Lake Michigan.

1876, Sep 20 Dismantled in place.

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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WHIRLWIND (1848, Schooner)