The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
W. C. Franz (Propeller), C130775, 1920


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Propeller W.C. FRANZ.* Official Canadian Number 130775. Of 3429 gross tons; 2030 tons reg. Built at Wyandotte, Mich., U.S.A. in 1901. Home port, Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. Owned by Algoma Central & Hudson Bay Railway Co., Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. 346.0 x 48.0 x 24.1 and 169 horse power.
      * Foreign name URANUS.
      List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
      of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920
     
     
     
      URANUS * Built April 20, 1901 Bulk Propeller - Steel
      U. S. No. 25339 3748 gt - 2943 nt 346' x 48' x 28'
      * Renamed, (b) W.C. FRANZ - Can - 1913 (C 130775)
Sunk in collision with Stmr. EDWARD E. LOOMIS, November 21, 1934, 30 miles southeast of Thunder Bay Island, Lake Huron; 4 lives lost.
      Detroit/Wyandotte Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes research
      Perrysburg, Ohio.


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ex URANUS
Date of Original:
1920
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Local identifier:
McN.R.795
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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W. C. Franz (Propeller), C130775, 1920