Montgomery & Howard, Chelsea MA

Most recent update: May 7, 2016.


Montgomery & Howard was started by Jabez K. Montgomery and A. L. Howard in 1867.  The yard was on Marginal Street in Chelsea, at the foot of Hawthorne Street, where Eastern Minerals is today: see it from the air on Google here.  If anyone can add to the table below, please send your input to timcolton@aol.com

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type GT Built Disposition
  126039 City of Malden Old Colony SB Co Ferry 488 1882 Barge 1917
  126088 City of Fall River Old Colony SB Co Passenger 2,533 1883 Deleted 1923
  126386 City of Brockton Old Colony SB Co Passenger 2,771 1886 Scrapped 1929
  126875 City of Taunton Old Colony SB Co Passenger 2,882 1892 Scrapped 1929
  92004 Mount Hope Fall River & Providence SB Co Passenger 880 1888 Scrapped 1936
  92291 Mayflower Nantasket Beach SB Co Passenger 728 1891 Beached Nantasket 1948
  92656 Myles Standish Nantasket Beach SB Co Passenger 700 1895 Scrapped 1936
  96338 Hingham Nantasket Beach SB Co Passenger 471 1896 Later Orient 1901, Bay Queen 1922, burnt 1929
  130966 Nantasket Nantasket Beach SB Co Passenger 739 1902 Burnt Nantasket Beach Pier 1929
  200888 Old Colony Nantasket Beach SB Co Passenger 741 1903 Burnt Nantasket Beach Pier 1929