Hector, 1864

Jan. 26, 2021

Hector, 1864

Builder: Unknown

Cost:  Unknown

Rig: Unknown

Machinery: Unknown

Length: Unknown

Beam: Unknown

Draft: Unknown

Displacement: Unknown

Keel Laid: Unknown

Launched: Unknown

Obtained:  Unknown

Decommissioned: 5 December 1864

Disposition: Unknown

Complement: Unknown

Armament: Unknown

Cutter History:

This steam tug was chartered at Oswego, New York on 5 October 1864 for $4,500 for one month.  She was also known as the Winslow.  This vessel was lost at Cleveland, Ohio, in October, 1864, while under the command of Captain Douglas Ottinger (wrecked subsequent to 23 October 1864).  


Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935.  Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

U.S. Coast Guard.  Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).