NILE

Registry and Rig Information

Name NILE
Registry U.S.
Rig Steamer

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 183.00
Width 26.75
Depth 13.66
Gross Tonnage 642.65
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

History First enrollment issued at Detroit, MI, April 22, 1844.
Disposition Stranded near Milwaukee, WI, Lake Michigan, on October 3, 1849. Salvage began on May 5, 1850, and vessel was released on June 5. Then stranded near mouth of Milwaukee River; burned on September 6, 1850 as a menace to navigation. Remains auctioned to C. Harrison on October 11, 1852.

Build Information

Builder Goodsell, Burton S.
Place Built Detroit, MI
Date Built 1843-00-00

Source

Source HCGL