MERRILL, JULIA B. (1872, Schooner)


Year of Build:
1872
Official Number:
75478
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Wenona (West Bay City), MI
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
George Carpenter
Original Owner and Location:
Merrill & Skeele, Chicago, IL.
Power
Power:
Sail
Number of Masts:
3
Dimensions
Length:
125.5'
Beam:
26.5'
Depth:
8.2'
Tonnage (gross):
200
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Toronto, ONT.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
1 Jul 1931
How:
Burned.
Notes:
Burnt as a spectacle.
History

1872, Sep 21 Enrolled Chicago, IL.

1872, Oct 7 Launched at Wenona, MI.

1882 Readmeasured 200 gross tons & 190 net tons.

1886, Nov Sprung a leak off Waukegon, IL, sunk; crew rescued; raised & repaired.

1887 Repaired at Chicago Dry Dock.

1894 In collision wtih steamer WALLACE, Chicago.

1906 Owned Jason V. Davidson, Toledo, OH.

1910 Sold Canadian to H. Daryaw, Kingston, ONT; Canadian register 126468.

1928 Owned W.H. Peacock & Co, Port Hope, ONT.

1931, Jul One of the last two sailing vessels on Lake Ontario, sold to be burned at Sunnyside Beach, Toronto.

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

MERRILL, JULIA B. (1872, Schooner)
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










MERRILL, JULIA B. (1872, Schooner)