CHAPPELL, W.T.

Registry and Rig Information

Name CHAPPELL, W.T.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 80642
Rig Schooner

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 57.42
Width 15.50
Depth 5.00
Masts 2
Gross Tonnage 30.00
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

Rebuilds Change of tonnage and dimensions, 1880 (72 x 15.58 x 5; 39.68 gross - 37.70 net).
History Capsized and sank 4 1/2 miles ENE of Vermillion Point, Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, on October, 24 1902. Crew of two rescued by Vermillion Point Life Saving Service crew. Vessel was bound from Grand Marais, MI, for the Soo with cargo of wood. Vessel valued at $600, cargo at $300.

Build Information

Builder Carpenter, George
Place Built Sebewaing, MI
Date Built 1877-00-00

Source

Source HCGL