AHNAPEE (1867, Scow Schooner)
Identification
Year of Build:
1867
Official Number:
1549
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Ahnapee, WI
Vessel Type:
Scow Schooner
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Neal McLean
Original Owner and Location:
JP & Titus Horton, Chicago, IL
Power
Number of Masts:
2
Dimensions
Length:
71'
Beam:
21'
Depth:
6'
Tonnage (gross):
80.42
Final Disposition
Final Location:
North Point, Sheboygan, WI. Lake Michigan
Date:
9 Jun 1884
How:
Wrecked in fog and rain.
Final Cargo:
100 cords wood, 300 ties.
Notes:
Broken up in northeaster July 1, 1884.
History

First vessel built in Kewaunee County, WI.

1867 Enrolled Chicago, IL.

1869, Mar 18 Rebuilt.

1875, Oct 24 Rebuilt, 71 x 21.3 x 6.3, 118.24 gross tons, 3 masts.

1884, Jun 9 Bound Torch Lake to Milwaukee, wrecked at Sheboygan, WI.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
Sources:
C. E. Feltner Enrollments Database
Newspaper Clippings
Steamboat Era in the Muskokas by Richard Tatley
Board of Lake Underwriters Marine Directory
Contact
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email:tbrc@alpenalibrary.org
Website:
Agency street/mail address:
211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188
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AHNAPEE (1867, Scow Schooner)