Registry and Rig Information

Name RALPH, P.J.
Registry U.S.
Official Number 150460
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 211.33
Width 37.00
Depth 14.00
Gross Tonnage 964.97
Net Tonnage 658.69
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

History First enrollment issued at Port Huron, MI, May 13, 1889.
Disposition Worked open a seam in heavy seas off North Manitou Island, Lake Michigan, September 8, 1924, and beached one-half mile north of South Manitou Island Coast Guard Station; no lives lost. Vessel was bound for Filer City, MI, with cargo of pulpwood. Wreck still was visible as late as 1958.

Build Information

Builder Anderson, Alexander
Place Built Marine City, MI
Date Built 1889-00-00


Source HCGL