LYON, L.L. (1857, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1857
Official Number:
14708
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, OH
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Roderick Calkins
Original Owner and Location:
Abner Stone & James Crosby, Cleveland
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
25 x 28", 400hp, 110rpm engine, Cuyahoga Furnace Co, Cleveland. Firebox boiler.
Dimensions
Length:
88' 10.2"
Beam:
18' 1.92"
Depth:
9' 3.84"
Tonnage (old style):
138 84/95
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Duluth, MN.
Lake Superior.
Date:
14 Aug 1905
How:
Abandoned.
History

1857, Jul 1 Enrolled Cleveland, OH.

1862 New Dunham's patent boiler, 8 x 16', 100# steam, J. Dunham, Detroit, MI.

1863, Jul 27 Owned Joseph Raymont, Detroit.

1865, Apr 22 Readmeasured Detroit 89' x 19 x 8.33, 76.85 gross tons.

1869, May 3 Rebuilt Detroit, 84.42 x 18.25 x 9.42', 98.64 gross / 53.72 net tons.

1875, Sep 5 Aground Peche Ilsand Detroit River; released by tug HERCULES.

1876 Owned John Demass et al, Detroit.

1877, Aug 19 Burned Windsor, ONT, Detroit River.

1879 Rebuilt.

1880 Reboilered, 8'8" x 17'10" firebox boiler, Globe Iron Works, Cleveland.

1893, Sep 6 Received chime whistle from tug THOMAS QUAYLE.

1893, Oct 8 Rebuilt, Duluth, MN, 88.33 x 18.25 x 10.42', 76.52 gross / 38.26 net tons.

1893, Oct 14 Owned B.B. Inman, Duluth.

1894, Apr 23 New swivel fire fighting nozzle tested.

1896 - 97 Burned while controlled by U.S. Marshall O'Connor, Duluth.

1898 Rebuilt.

1905 Abandoned, Duluth.

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

LYON, L.L. (1857, Tug (Towboat))
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LYON, L.L. (1857, Tug (Towboat))