Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 100042
Rig Steamer

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 134.33
Width 22.00
Depth 8.16
Masts 1
Gross Tonnage 282.04
Hull Material Iron

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, Marquette, MI, 1878 (277.84 gross - 200.94 net).
History First enrollment issued at Buffalo, NY, May 14, 1869. Ran aground on a reef in the Niagara River in May 1869; later released. Caught fire and burned while at Houghton, MI, in July 1871; later repaired.
Disposition Burned at her dock, along with steamer R.J. GORDON, at Van Buren Street wharf, Chicago, IL, September 28, 1899.

Build Information

Builder Bell, David
Place Built Buffalo, NY
Date Built 1869-04-30


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
David Bell1869-05-14U.S.100042
R. Hoar1872-06-28U.S.100042
R. M. Hoar1874-12-211881-04-19U.S.100042
J. C. Ender1887-07-261888-06-19U.S.100042
H. Baby1890-05-22U.S.100042
J. H. Byrne1891-05-251893-05-26U.S.100042
Thomas Byrne1895-05-21U.S.100042
B. L. Neuman1896-03-181899-10-07U.S.100042