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Fern (Propeller), U120527, aground, 1 Nov 1884


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The schooner GERRIT SMITH has been abandoned at Crawford's Quarry, Lake Huron and is going to pieces. The small steam barge FERN owned by Arthur Hemunger of Algonac, is also ashore there but is being repaired.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, November 11, 1884
     
     
Steam screw FERN. U. S. No. 120527. Of 48 tons gross; 35 tons net. Built Algonac, Mich., 1882. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 64.6 x 18.2 x 6.2
      Merchant vessel List, U. S., 1900
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1884
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Local identifier:
McN.W.281
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.29613 Longitude: -83.42415
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fern (Propeller), U120527, aground, 1 Nov 1884