Lagonda

1896                                  Lagonda                                   1958

Steel Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at West Bay City MI by F. W. Wheeler & Co., Hull 115
Launched June 25, 1896

393’ LOA, 375’ LBP, 46’ beam, 28’ depth
1 deck, hold beams, hatches @ 24’, coal-fired boilers, triple expansion engine, 1250 IHP

Enrolled at Port Huron MI June 20, 1896 (Temp #109)
375.6 x 45.8 x 23.3, 3647.40 GT, 3017.34 NT     US 141432     to:
Etna Steamship Co., Cleveland OH, John Mitchell, Mgr. (home port Fairport OH)

Entered service 1896

Permanent enrollment at Cleveland OH July 9, 1896

Cargo hold rebuilt 1909 to arch construction

Transferred 1910 to Cleveland Steamship Co.

Sold Dec 30, 1915 to Interlake Steamship Co., Cleveland OH, Pickands Mather & Co., Mgr.

Converted 1926 to crane vessel at Toledo OH by Toledo Shipbuilding Co.

Operated from 1943 for rest of her career by Boland & Cornelius, Buffalo NY

Sold 1954 to Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Buffalo NY

Scrapped 1958 at Buffalo NY by Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

 

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