NIAGARA (1849, Steamer)


Year of Build:
1849
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Dayton, OH
Vessel Type:
Steamer
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Dickey & Doyle
Power
Power:
Mechanical
Propulsion:
Sidewheel
Propulsion Notes:
Engine into J.K.WHITE.
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Cleveland, OH. Lake Erie
Date:
16 Mar 1868
How:
Wrecked.
Notes:
Slipped off blocks in Blaisdell shipyard while drydocked there; total loss.
History

Originally a steam packet for Ohio rivers.

Brought to Toledo, OH, for towing; first to operate on Maumee River.

1852 Taken to Cleveland, OH, for towing.

1860, Mar 25 Owned J. Loranger Junior, Monroe, MI.

1868, Mar 16 Drydocked Blaisdell shipyard, Cleveland; slipped off blocks & wrecked, total loss; owned Captain Greenhalgh; engine into steamer J.K.WHITE.

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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NIAGARA (1849, Steamer)