CHOCTAW (1892, Bulk Freighter)
Identification
Year of Build:
1892
Official Number:
126874
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Vessel Type:
Bulk Freighter
Hull Materials:
Steel
Hull Number:
17
Builder Name:
Cleveland Shipbuilding Co
Original Owner:
Lake Superior Iron Co
Power
Propulsion:
Screw
Engine Type:
Triple expansion 17"-29"-47"; 36" stroke
# Boilers:
2 Scotch 11' x 12'
Propulsion Notes:
900 hp; engine and boilers built by vessel builder, 1892
Dimensions
Length:
266'
Beam:
38'
Depth:
22.6'
Tonnage (gross):
1573
Tonnage (net):
1256
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Off Presque Isle, Michigan, Lake Huron
Date:
11 Jul 1915
How:
Collision
Notes:
Sunk in collision with WAHCONDAH; found Summer 2017
History

1892 Owned Lake Superior Iron co

1894 Owned Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co

1915 Sunk in collision with WAHCONDAH on July 11

2017 Found

See also link

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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CHOCTAW (1892, Bulk Freighter)