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Mohawk Deer (Propeller), C137898, 1944


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Propeller RIVERTON.* Official Canadian Number 137898. Built at Bay City, Mich., U.S.A. in 1896. Of 4423 gross tons; 2684 tons reg. Home port, Toronto, Ont. Owned by Matthews Steamship Co.,Toronto, Ont. 451.0 x 46.6 x 23.1 and 196 horse power.
      * Formerly L.C. WALDO.
      List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
      of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920
     
     

L.C. WALOO,* Built March 7, 1896 Bulk Propeller -Steel
U. S. No. 141421 4244 gt-3290 nt 387.3' x 48' x 23.8'
Lengthened 84' in 1905.
* Renamed (b) RIVERTON - Can -1915 (C 137898)
      (c) MOHAWK DEER - Can -1944
While under tow for scrapping at Spezia, Italy, broke tow line on night of November 6/7,1967, and stranded at Portofino, Italy. in Gulf of Genoa.
      Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio.


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
ex L.C. WALDO, RIVERTON
Date of Original:
1944
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Local identifier:
McN.R.775
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mohawk Deer (Propeller), C137898, 1944