George Dunbar (Propeller), U6496, 1 Apr 1887
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The propeller GEORGE DUNBAR is being dismantled at Chicago and converted to a tow barge for the lumber trade. She is 220 tons burden and has been in commission for 20 years.
Port Huron Daily Times
Saturday, April 16, 1887
Steam screw GEORGE DUNBAR. U. S. No. 6496. Of 220.99 toms gross; 138.58 tons net. Built Allegan, Mich., 1866. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 133.5 x 25.2 x 9.1.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
According to the Lytle List the GEORGE DUNBAR was assigned two official numbers : 6496 and 10890.
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- altered to barge
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes