On the alert: watchful.
Cost: $4,400 (purchase price)
Commissioned: 11 September 1856
Disposition: Sold 30 June 1866
The private schooner Mirror was purchased on 20 November 1856. It was assigned to the 1st and 7th Lighthouse Districts.
The ship wrecked near Key West in February 1866 and the hull was subsequently sold.
Douglas Peterson. United States Lighthouse Service Tenders, 1840-1939. Annapolis and Trappe, MD: Eastwind Publishing, 2000.