NIPIGON

Registry and Rig Information

Name NIPIGON
Registry CANADA
Official Number 71608
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 143.00
Width 26.00
Depth 10.33
Gross Tonnage 604.00
Net Tonnage 385.00
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

Rebuilds U.S. measures, Cape Vincent, NY, May 27, 1887 (140 x 26 x 10.16; 276.45 gross - 215.25 net).
History Vessel received temporary enrollment at Cape Vincent, NY, on May 27, 1887, and endorsed \"wrecked in U.S. waters.\" First permanent enrollment issued at Buffalo, NY, on June 28, 1887.Burned off Sanilac, MI, Lake Huron, June 20, 1893; crew abandoned vessel and picked up by propeller KALKASKA. Hulk towed into Port Huron, MI, by propeller DESMOND. Machinery removed and final enrollment surrendered at Port Huron, October 25, 1893, and endorsed \"total wreck.\" Hulk still in Black River as late as July, 1912.

Build Information

Builder Cantin, A.
Place Built Montreal, P.Q.
Date Built 1874-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
CLARKE, STEPHEN C.1887-00-001893-00-00U.S.116161