Keel Laid: Unknown
Purchased: 28 August 1829
Documentation in Record Group (RG) 26 at the National Archives shows Engineer to have been "purchased" in Philadelphia on 28 August 1829 for use on the Delaware breakwater. No other references have been found on this vessel.
Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.