The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Bay City (Propeller), burnt, 1 Apr 1871


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BAY CITY Propeller Barge, partially burned at Bay City; repaired.
      Marine Disasters of the Western
      Lakes 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall



      The propeller barge BAY CITY which plies between Saginaw and Toledo, took fire by some means as yet unexplained lying at Bay City Sunday, and burned to the water's edge. The BAY CITY was repaired in Fitzgerald and Leighton's dry dock this spring. She was owned by parties in Marine City.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Wednesday, April 13, 1871

     


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Notes:
Reason: burnt
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.5341
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.59447 Longitude: -83.88886
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Bay City (Propeller), burnt, 1 Apr 1871