Registry and Rig Information

Name KIRBY, S. R.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 116325
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 294.00
Width 42.00
Depth 21.00
Gross Tonnage 2338.00
Net Tonnage 1823.00
Hull Material Composite
Hull Number 00100

Vessel History

History Stranded on Windmill Point, Lake Erie, on September 8, 1904; released on September 9, 1904.
Disposition Foundered about eight miles north of Eagle Harbor, MI, Lake Superior, on May 8, 1916, with cargo of iron ore. Of the crew of twenty-two, only two lives, mate and fireman, were saved.

Build Information

Builder Detroit Dry Dock Co.
Place Built Wyandotte, MI
Date Built 1890-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
North Western Transportation Co.1890-00-001916-00-00U.S.116325