City of Benton Harbor (Steamboat), U200919, 12 Jun 1905
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St. Joseph, June 11 - While approaching this port on the run across from Chicago early this morning, the steering gear of the passenger steamer CITY OF BENTON HARBOR became disabled, rendering her helpless 2 miles from shore. Distress signals soon brought the tug BONITA to the rescue and the steamer was towed into the harbor.
Buffalo Morning Express
June 12, 1905 2-2
CITY OF BENTON HARBOR Built 1904 Sidewheel Passenger - Steel
U. S. No. 200919 1286 gt - 811 nt 251.8' x 36.5' x 14.4'
Scrapped at Sturgeon Bay, Wis.,
Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes Research
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- machinery disabled
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes