CHAMPION (1852, Schooner)
Identification
Year of Build:
1852
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oakville, ONT
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Melancthon Simpson
Location of Original Owner:
Whitby, ONT
Power
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
89'
Beam:
18.2'
Depth:
8'
Tonnage (old style):
114
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Port Hope.
Lake Ontario.
Date:
  1867
How:
Wrecked.
History

1854 Owned Whitby, ONT.

1857 Owned S. Robinson, Newcastle, ONT.

1860 Owned William & Murray, Oakville, ONT; reported lost on Lake Erie.

1864 Owned G. Striker, Picton, ONT.

1866, Apr 30 Owned Hugh & Edward Rathstone.

1866 Owned Fegan & Loby, Oakville.

1867, Apr 6 Owned James Falconer, Kingston & John King, Wolfe Island, ONT.

1867 Wrecked Port Hope.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Enrollments, U.S. National Archives
H. G. Runge Collection, Milwaukee Public Library
Contact
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188
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CHAMPION (1852, Schooner)