The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Tug Marine City is Fitting Out
Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), 18 Sep 1923

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Port Huron, Mich., Sept. 17. - The tug MARINE CITY, built for the United States government during the war at the McLouth shipyard in Marine City was towed to Detroit Sunday to be equipped with boilers and machinery. The tug has been sold twice since the war to private parties and a third purchaser it is reported will place the tug in commission. The tug WILLIAM DICKINSON owned by Mrs. J. C. Miller, of Marine City, was destroyed by fire, while berthed at a Marine City dock early Sunday.

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18 Sep 1923
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.97086 Longitude: -82.42491
Ray Grant
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Tug Marine City is Fitting Out