VERNON

Registry and Rig Information

Name VERNON
Registry U.S.
Official Number 161557
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 158.58
Width 25.42
Depth 18.66
Gross Tonnage 694.94
Net Tonnage 560.41
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

History First enrollment issued at Chicago, IL, September 2, 1886.
Disposition Foundered October 29, 1887, about nine miles northeast of Twin River Point, Lake Michigan, bound from Glen Haven, MI, for Milwaukee with cargo of mixed freight. All hands, estimated between 36 and 41 lives, lost, including Captain George Thorpe.

Build Information

Builder Smith, J.P.
Place Built Chicago, IL
Date Built 1886-00-00

Source

Source HCGL