The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Satellite (Propeller), U22404, 1 May 1871


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The tug SATELLITE arrived at this port and will soon be put in running order again. Her pilot house and cabin work attached to the same is entirely gone from her decks; also her smokestack. Her engine is intact, and comparatively uninjured, while the hull has sustained no harm worthy of mention. She passed through a terrible ordeal, and but for the fact that she is of unusually strong build, she undoubtedly would have gone to pieces. The body of the unfortunate Mr. Stewart had not, up to latest account been found.
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NOTE:- The accident happened at Pointe Aux Barques in April 1871 .



Steam screw SATELLITE. U. S. No. 22404. Of 209.42 tons. Home port, Detroit, Mich. Of 440 horsepower. [nominal]
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
     


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
repairing ?
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.E.3723
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Satellite (Propeller), U22404, 1 May 1871