CHAMPION (1852, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1852
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oakville, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Melancthon Simpson
Location of Original Owner:
Whitby, ONT
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
89'
Beam:
18.2'
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (old style):
114
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Port Hope.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
  1867
How:
Wrecked.
History

1854 Owned Whitby, ONT.

1857 Owned S. Robinson, Newcastle, ONT.

1860 Owned William & Murray, Oakville, ONT; reported lost on Lake Erie.

1864 Owned G. Striker, Picton, ONT.

1866, Apr 30 Owned Hugh & Edward Rathstone.

1866 Owned Fegan & Loby, Oakville.

1867, Apr 6 Owned James Falconer, Kingston & John King, Wolfe Island, ONT.

1867 Wrecked Port Hope.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
H. G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
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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CHAMPION (1852, Schooner)