NOTES From the Collection of: C. Patrick Labadie #
GRANT, W. W. (1867, Schooner) IDENTIFICATION Year of Build: 1867 CONSTRUCTION AND OWNERSHIP Built at: Port Burwell, ONT Vessel Type: Schooner Hull Materials: Wood Number of Decks: 1 Builder Name: David Foster & Elijah McConnell Original Owner and Location: David Foster & Elijah McConnell, Port Burwell, ONT. POWER Number of Masts: 2 DIMENSIONS Length: 100′ Beam: 21.6′ Depth: 7.1′ Tonnage (net): 163 FINAL DISPOSITION Date: 14 Sep 1897 How: Out of registry. HISTORY
1868, Jul 28 Owned E. McConnell & Elijah Titus.
1869, Jan 20 Owned George Craig et al, Pt. Elgin, ONT.
1870, Oct Ashore Port Elgin with 5,000 bushels barley.
1871, Oct 31 Stranded Chantry Island, Lake Huron, bound Port Elgin – Oswego, NY.
1871, Dec 28 Owned D. Foster & W. McBooney.
1872, Aug 31 Owned A. McDermond / Diamond, Napanee, ONT & Alfred Eccles, Wolf Island, ONT; aground east shore, Lake Michigan.
1875, Feb 25 Owned A.M. Diamond, Eccles & Simpson.
1878, Oct 3 Aground Oswego, NY, Lake Ontario.
1879, Mar 12 Owned McDiamond, Hicks & Simpson.
1880, May 4 Owned McDiamond & Hicks.
1881, Apr 23 Owned T.S. Burley et al, Ernestown, ONT.
1885, Jun Sunk, Lake Ontario.