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Fr. Edward J. Dowling, S.J. Marine Historical Collection
Original name: Chili

Other name(s): Sarnian

Ship owner: Drake & Maytham

Ship builder: Cleveland Ship Building Co., Cleveland, Ohio

Engine builder: Cleveland Shipbuilding Co., Cleveland, Ohio

Year ship built: 1895

Year engine built: 1895

Final disposition: Stranded at Lake Superior, Pt. Isabella, near Marquette. Salvaged and scrapped at Indian Harbor, Canada in 1944.


b) Sarnian  (1913) (C.134011)


Drake & Maytham, Buffaol, New York

Registry number: US. 127078;C.134011

Hull number: 21

Vessel type: Bulk Freighter

Height: 21.8 ft.

Width: 42 ft.

Length: 320.5 ft.

Stroke length: 40 in.

Gross tonnage: 2584

Net tonnage: 1845

Materials: Steel

Engine type: Triple expansion

Piston 1: 20 in.

Piston 2: 33 in.

Piston 3: 54 in.

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