1898 Chattanooga 1926
Wooden Great Lakes bulk freight schooner barge
Built at West Bay City MI by James Davidson, Hull 88
314’ LOA, 306’ LBP, 44’ beam, 25’ depth
1 deck, hold beams
Enrolled at Port Huron MI June 8, 1898 (#78)
308.0 x 45.0 x 21.5, 2339 GT, 2266.27 NT US 127255 to:
James Davidson, West Bay City MI
Entered service 1898
Transferred 1899 to Davidson Steamship Co., Duluth MN, G. A. Tomlinson, Mgr. (home port to Duluth MN)
Sold 1899 to Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co., Cleveland OH
Transferred 1906 to Grand Island Steamship Co.
Sold Feb 17, 1917 to Mentor Transit Co., Cleveland OH, W. C. Richardson, Mgr. (home port to
Sold Feb 20, 1918 to Pringle Barge Line Co., Cleveland OH
Wrecked fall 1925 in a storm on Lake Erie. Sold Dec 21, 1925 to Reid Wrecking Co. Refloated spring 1926 but was not repaired but abandoned instead. Hull used for a stone dock at Duck Islands, Lake Huron.