Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 202.16
Width 28.16
Depth 12.16
Gross Tonnage 662.85
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

History First enrollment issued at Buffalo, NY, September 2, 1853. Wreck site was rediscovered by Captain Paul Pelkey, who had been a mate on WESTMORELAND, on July 21, 1872, aboard tug IDA STEVENS.
Disposition Foundered on December 8, 1854, off South Manitou Island, Lake Michigan; seventeen lives lost. Vessel was bound from Chicago for Buffalo, with stops at Milwaukee and Mackinac Island, with cargo of flour and provisions, at time of loss.

Build Information

Builder Lafrinnier & Stevenson
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1853-00-00


Source HCGL