1887                                     Bulgaria                                   1915

Wooden Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at West Bay City by James Davidson, Hull 16
Launched Sept 6, 1887

306’ LOA, 280’ LBP, 38’ beam, 21’6” depth
1 deck, hold beams, coal-fired boilers, compound engine, 550 IHP

Enrolled at Port Huron MI Sept 8, 1887 (#32)
280.3 x 39.0 x 21.0, 1888,87 GT, 1486.35 NT     US 3381     to:
James Corrigan, Cleveland OH (home port Cleveland OH)
(James Corrigan and John Huntington ½ each)

Entered service 1887

Permanent enrollment at Cleveland OH Oct 19, 1887 (#28)
(James Corrigan and John Huntington ½ each)

Home port to Fairport OH 1892

Transferred 1893 to Corrigan Transit Co.  

Stranded June 4, 1906 on Fisherman Shoal, Lake Michigan and abandoned to the underwriters as a constructive total loss.  No lives lost.  Enroute to Green Bay WI with cargo of coal.  Enrollment surrendered June 30, 1906.

Raised and repaired.  Reenrolled at Milwaukee WI Sept 20, 1906 (#21) to:B. Abrahams, Green Bay WI

Sold 1907 to Bulgaria Transportation Co., Chicago IL, Prindiville & Sons, Mgr.

Sold 1911 to J. E. Osterloh, Green Bay WI

Removed from service 1915.  Sold to Hackett Towing & Wrecking Co., Amherstburg ON, machinery removed and hull laid up at Amherstburg






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