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Mineral Rock (Propeller), U16622, 5 Sep 1895


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The steamer MINERAL ROCK is being dismantled by the Wolverine Dry Dock Co. Her engines and boilers will be taken out and laid away, and she will be rebuilt into a tow barge for the lumber trade. She was built in 1856 by Van Slyke of Buffalo.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, September 5, 1895
     
     
Steam screw MINERAL ROCK. U. S. No. 16622. Of 428.09 tons gross; 296.04 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., in 1856. Home Port, Port Huron, Mich. 167.5 x 27.5 x 13.3
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895
     
     

Prop. MINERAL ROCK. U. S. No. 16622. Of 555 tons gross. Built Buffalo, 1856. DISPOSITION - Abandoner 1896.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S.
      Lytle - Holdcamper List 1790 - 1868
     


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Notes:
rebuilding as tow barge ?
Date of Original:
1895
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Local identifier:
McN.E.10472
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mineral Rock (Propeller), U16622, 5 Sep 1895