Lookout, 1853

Feb. 7, 2021

Lookout, 1853

Builder: Doyle and Irwin, Elizabeth City, VA

Cost: $2,200 (purchase price)

          $1,350 (outfitting)

Rig: schooner

Length: Unknown

Beam: Unknown

Draft: Unknown

Displacement: Unknown

Built: 1853

Acquired: 1853

Commissioned: 1853

Disposition: Sold in 1858

Complement: Unknown

Cutter History:

Lookout was assigned to the 5th Lighthouse District.


Douglas Peterson. United States Lighthouse Service Tenders, 1840-1939.  Annapolis and Trappe, MD: Eastwind Publishing, 2000.