Registry and Rig Information

Name ADAMS, A.C.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 105994
Rig Tug

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 62.00
Width 16.00
Depth 9.00
Gross Tonnage 41.00
Net Tonnage 20.00
Hull Material Wood
Hull Number 00024

Vessel History

Rebuilds Dimension change, 1888( 62.66 x 16 x 9). Converted to a machine shop and welder, 1912.
History Ran on a reef off Sandy Island, Lake Superior, June 19, 1889, with schooner MONTERREY in tow; loss of $1500.Collided with scow in harbor, Superior, WI, on June 25, 1892, and sank. Raised with loss of $200.
Disposition Abandoned in 1923.

Build Information

Builder Union Dry Dock Co.
Place Built Buffalo, NY
Date Built 1881-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Great Lakes Towing Co.1899-00-001899-00-00U.S.105994
Inman Tug Line1894-00-001899-00-00U.S.105994
James Ash, Abner C. Adams,
John H. Gillett1884-00-001894-00-00U.S.105994
Union Towing and Wrecking Co. (Great Lakes Towing Co., Mgr.)1899-00-001923-00-00U.S.105994