ANDERSON, BOB (1869, Tug (Towboat))


Year of Build:
1869
Official Number:
2866
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Buffalo, NY
Vessel Type:
Tug (Towboat)
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
G. Notter
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
High Pressure (including HPNC)
# Cylinders:
1
# Boilers:
1
# Propellers:
1
Propulsion Notes:
200hp; 18 x 20" cylinder
Dimensions
Length:
78'
Tonnage (gross):
33.16
Tonnage (net):
16
Final Disposition
Date:
  1884
How:
Lost or otherwise out of service.
History

1871 Bob Anderson, Chicago; 36 gross tons.

1872 New tug association formed Buffalo with GEORGE HAND, SWIFT, & BOB ANDERSON.

1872, Aug 29 Owned Mr. Schutte, Duluth, MN.

1873, Sep 3 Assigned official number.

1874, Jun 21 Burned Schutte's clock near ship canal Duluth MN. Upper works destroyed & portions of woodwork around engine & boiler burned. Machinery badly scorched.

1882 Marquette District.

1884 Owned C. D. Sheldon, Houghton, MI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Donald V. Baut
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
John E. Poole notes, Bowling Green State University
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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ANDERSON, BOB (1869, Tug (Towboat))