Morley & Hill, Marine City MI

Most recent update: May 8, 2016.


William B. Morley and John J. Hill started this yard in 1869.  If anyone can tell me more, or add to the table below, please send your info to timcolton@aol.com

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Type GT Built Disposition
    C. N. Johnson          
  6767 D. W. Powers   Cargo Ship 303 1871 George W. Johnson 1893, Emerald 1898, abandoned 1910
  67128 Northerner J. M. Nicol Barge 1,214 1871 Cargo ship 1880, burnt and sank 1892 in L'Anse MI
  110043 Robert Holland   Cargo Ship 340 1872 Northern Queen (Canada) 1878, Robert Holland 1882, burnt 1915 in Sturgeon Bay
    Garvis Lord          
  90524 Minneapolis   Cargo Ship 1,072 1873 Foundered 1894 in Straits of Mackinaw
    Abercorn          
  130033 N. K. Fairbank   Cargo Ship 980 1874 Eliza H. Strong 1899, burnt and sank 1904 off Lexington Harbor
  125408 City of New Baltimore   Cargo Ship 80 1875 Abandoned 1916
  91129 Morley J. J. Morley Cargo Ship 869 1879 Grand Traverse 1887, in collision and sank 1896 near Colchester Light
  105937 A. L. Hopkins J. J. Morley Cargo Ship 756 1880 Foundered 1911 off Ontonagon MI
    J. Macy          
  76307 J. M. Osborne   Cargo Ship 646 1882 In collision and sank 1884 off Whitefish Point
  91493 Mary C. & E. McElroy Cargo Ship 117 1882 Burnt 1908 in Chelsea MA
  130333 New Orleans   Cargo Ship 1,457 1885 In collision and sank 1906 in Thunder Bay
  140882 Louisiana W. B. Morley Cargo Ship 1,753 1887 Wrecked and burnt 1913 Washington I
  81191 William B. Morley Morley & Hill Cargo Ship 1,846 1888 Caledonia 1889, Gale Staples (Canada ON 134518) 1916, wrecked 1918 near Au Sable Point Light
  100450 Italia W. C. Morley Cargo Ship 2,036 1889 Barge 1915, scuttled 1920 in Lake Erie
  77002 John J. Hill C. T. Morley Cargo Ship 974 1892 Burnt and sank 1903 off Frying Pan Shoal
  81391 W. B. Morley Morley & Hill Cargo Ship 1,748 1892 Scrapped 1923
  115784 Silvanus J. Macy Peninsular Tptn Cargo Ship 752 1881 Foundered 1902 off Port Burwell
  116331 St. Lawrence C. T. Morley Cargo Ship 1,437 1890 Wrecked 1898 off Point Betsie