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Leonard J. Barr II Collection

Leonard J. Barr II of St. Clair, Michigan, worked in the finance industry by profession, but his passion was preserving Great Lakes shipping...

  Leonard J. Barr II Collection
ROMEO (1845, Steamer)

... Other Names: PHEATT, I.T.; Official No.: 56314; Final Date: 10 Sep 1869; Dimensions (LBD): 100' x 22' x 8' ; 1845, Jul 29 Launched; ran...

  ROMEO (1845, Steamer)
GENERAL LYON (1862, Tug (Towboat))

... Official No.: 10631; Final Date: 1878; 1862 June 20 Enrolled Sandusky, Ohio 1864 Sunk North Bay, Point au Pelee; raised 1865 Readmeasured...

  GENERAL LYON (1862, Tug (Towboat))
GENERAL BURNSIDE (1863, Tug (Towboat))

... Other Names: REID, JAMES; Official No.: 10234; Final Date: 10 Jun 1887; Dimensions (LBD): 87' x 17.3' x 8.3' ; 1863 August 15 Enrolled...

  GENERAL BURNSIDE (1863, Tug (Towboat))
TIFFT, GEORGE W. (1852, Tug (Towboat))

... Official No.: 10317; Final Date: 1881; Dimensions (LBD): 75' x 16' 4" x 7' 3" ; 1852 Employed in wrecking & log raft towing, Lake...

  TIFFT, GEORGE W. (1852, Tug (Towboat))
WILBUR, JOHN B. (1867, Schooner)

... Official No.: 13480; Dimensions (LBD): 163' x 31' x 11.6' ; 1867, Feb 16 Launched 1867 Enrolled, Sandusky, OH 1871 Owned Lockwood, et...

  WILBUR, JOHN B. (1867, Schooner)
WARD, A.B. (1866, Tug (Towboat))

... Official No.: 381; Dimensions (LBD): 60' x 14' x 7' ; 1868 30.67 tons 1871 Owned Bowman & Crawford 1876 Owned J.A. Crawford, Chicago,...

  WARD, A.B. (1866, Tug (Towboat))
WILDS, ALICE E. (1883, Propeller)

... Official No.: 106170; Final Date: 12 Jun 1892; Dimensions (LBD): 136' x 28.3' x 10.8' ; 1883, June 14 Enrolled at Detroit,...

  WILDS, ALICE E. (1883, Propeller)
PARNELL, CHARLES S. (1881, Tug (Towboat))

... Official No.: 125908; Final Date: 1908; Dimensions (LBD): 57' x 14' x 7' ; 1885 Enrolled Tonawanda, NY. 1899 Owned Adam...

  PARNELL, CHARLES S. (1881, Tug (Towboat))
Schooner SEA BIRD in Thunder Bay River

Scene of the Thunder Bay River below Ninth Street Bridge showing the extensive lumber industry along the river. The scow-schooner SEA BIRD was...

  Schooner SEA BIRD in Thunder Bay River
PIONEER (1825, Steamer)

... Final Date: 9 Jul 1834; Dimensions (LBD): 98' x 16' 9" x 8.5' ; 1825, August On maiden voyage to Detroit from Buffalo 1825, November ...

  PIONEER (1825, Steamer)
GRECIAN (1864, Steamer)

... Final Date: 18 May 1869; Dimensions (LBD): 177' x 27' x 11' ; 1863, Oct 28 Launched. 1864, Jun 2 Registered Montreal. 1867, Jul 5 ...

  GRECIAN (1864, Steamer)
CROCKETT, DAVY (1834, Steamer)

... Other Names: COLONEL CROCKETT; Final Date: Aug 1836; Ran St. Joseph River, St. Joseph - Niles. 1834, May 9 Wrecked, St. Joseph, MI. 1836,...

  CROCKETT, DAVY (1834, Steamer)
WARD, J.K. (1881, Tug (Towboat))

... Official No.: 80671; Final Date: 8 Nov 1892; Dimensions (LBD): 49' x 14' x 5.8' ; 1891-92 towing lumber and pulpwood from Rideau canal to...

  WARD, J.K. (1881, Tug (Towboat))
MICHIGAN (1833, Steamer)

... Dimensions (LBD): 145' x 29' x 11.2' ; Length overall 156'; beam over the guards 53'. Largest steamer on the Lakes; "Queen of the...

  MICHIGAN (1833, Steamer)
COBOURG (1833, Steamer)

... Final Date: 1847; Dimensions (LBD): 152' x 36' x 11' ; 1833 Ran Prescott - Niagara, ONT. 1835, Aug 6 Grounded near Brockville, ONT, St....

  COBOURG (1833, Steamer)
BY, JOHN (1832, Steamer)

... Final Date: 25 Oct 1833; Dimensions (LBD): 110' x 26' x 0' ; Regular route, York (Toronto) - Kingston, ONT; one of earliest sternwheelers;...

  BY, JOHN (1832, Steamer)
PERRY, OLIVER H. (1834, Steamer)

... Final Date: 1843; 1835 Enrolled Maumee City, Ohio 1835 Boiler exploded 1838, April 26 In collision with steamer Buffalo off Erie, ...

  PERRY, OLIVER H. (1834, Steamer)
OAKVILLE (1834, Steamer)

... Other Names: HAMILTON; 1833 Used on Lake Ontario. 1836 Renamed HAMILTON; rebuilt, Kingston, ONT, 300 tons; owned N. Hewson, Hamilton,...

  OAKVILLE (1834, Steamer)
MINNESETUNK (1834, Steamer)

... Other Names: GODERICH; 1834 Built to run Goderich - Sandwich (Windsor), ONT with passengers & freight. 1839, Jul In collision with steamer...

  MINNESETUNK (1834, Steamer)
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