Moore, Smith

1880                                       Smith Moore                               1889

Wooden Great Lakes bulk freighter

Built at Cleveland OH by Globe Iron Works, Hull 1
Launched July 29, 1880

2 decks, coal-fired boiler, low pressure engine,

Enrolled at Cleveland OH Aug 9, 1880 (#14)
223.4 x 35.0 x 18.2, 1191.42 tons (1000.20 NT 1882)     US 115721     to:
Smith Brown et al., Cleveland OH (home port Cleveland OH)
(Smith Moore 1/12 and Harvey H. Brown 1/3)

Entered service 1880

Sunk July 13, 1889 in collision with str. James Pickands off Grand Island, Lake Superior.  Enroute from Marquette MI to Cleveland OH with 1483 tons of iron ore;  sideswiped by Pickands in fog.  Crew and passengers rescued by str. M. M. Drake.  Enrollment surrendered Dec 21, 1889.



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