St. Peter (shipwreck)

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St. Peter (Shipwreck)
Lake Ontario at Pultneyville NY Sept 10.jpg
Lake Ontario at Pultneyville NY, September 2010
St. Peter (shipwreck) is located in New York
St. Peter (shipwreck)
St. Peter (shipwreck) is located in the US
St. Peter (shipwreck)
Location Address Restricted, Pultneyville, New York
Coordinates 43°18′42″N 77°7′52″W / 43.31167°N 77.13111°W / 43.31167; -77.13111Coordinates: 43°18′42″N 77°7′52″W / 43.31167°N 77.13111°W / 43.31167; -77.13111
Area 9.1 acres (3.7 ha)
Built 1873
Architect Skidmore & Abir; Edwards, Dave
Architectural style Great Lakes schooner
NRHP Reference # 04000226[1]
Added to NRHP March 22, 2004

St. Peter is a historic Great Lakes schooner that shipwrecked in Lake Ontario near Pultneyville in Wayne County, New York. She was built in 1873 and measured 135.7 feet in length, 26.0 feet in beam, and 12.1 feet depth of hold. At the time of her sinking on October 27, 1898, her hold was filled with 607 tons of "chestnut coal."[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Mark Peckham (March 2003). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: St. Peter". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-06-14.  See also: "Accompanying six photos".