Ship Name

Francis B. Ogden

Type

Screw-propelled tug

Origins/Provenance

Great Britain

Era

Heroic Age of Sail (1816-1865)

Year Launched

1836

Length (feet)

40

Beam (feet)

8

Draft (feet)

3

Primary Propulsion

Fuel/Steam

Propulsion Specifications

double-screw propeller

Top Speed (knots)

10

Historical Note

Early version of John Ericsson-designed screw-propeller vessel

Related People

Ericsson, John

Record ID: 172