The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Witch of the West (Tug), U26345, 2 Dec 1903


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The WITCH OF THE WEST, a river and harbor tug owned by W.H. Sharpe was placed out of commission at Bay City on Wednesday. She is said to be the oldest tug in service on the lakes, having been built in Philadelphia in the early '50's. She will be replaced by a new tug.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, December 3, 1903

     
     
Steam screw WITCH OF THE WEST. U. S. No. 26345. Of 23 tons gross; 11 tons net. Built Petty's Island, N.J., 1856. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 59.4 x 13.5 x 5.0 Crew of 2.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902
     


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out of commission
Date of Original:
1903
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McN.E.6633
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Witch of the West (Tug), U26345, 2 Dec 1903