NASSAU (1872, Schooner)
Identification
Year of Build:
1872
Official Number:
18734
Construction and Ownership
Built at:
Oswego, NY
Vessel Type:
Schooner
Note: Wire rigging, patent steerers.
Hull Materials:
Wood
Number of Decks:
1
Builder Name:
Goble & McFarlane
Master Carpenter:
George Goble
Original Owner and Location:
Thomas S. Mott, Oswego.
Dimensions
Length:
143'
Beam:
26.2'
Depth:
11'
Tonnage (gross):
302
Tonnage (net):
287
Capacity:
22500 bushels
Final Disposition
Final Location:
Near Bar Point.
Lake Erie.
Date:
14 Oct 1898
How:
Sank in collision.
Final Cargo:
Wheat.
Notes:
Sank in collision with whaleback steamer COLEGATE.
History

1872, Aug 15 Launched; grain trade.

1889, Oct Lost anchor & chain, Big Sodus Bay, Lake Ontario.

1895, Aug 22 Leaking at Buffalo, Lake Erie.

1898, Oct 14 Sank, Lake Erie.

1897, Oct 18 Aground southeast bend, St. Clair River.

Notes
From the Collection of:
C. Patrick Labadie
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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NASSAU (1872, Schooner)