W. B. Castle (Propeller), U26860, tows broke adrift, 1 Nov 1871
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CASTLE Propeller Tug, had a tow of barges break adrift from her on Lake Huron; recovered.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
Steam screw W.B. CASTLE. U. S. No. 26860. Of 124 tons gross; 49 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1862. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 114.5 x 20.5 x 11.0 Tow service. Crew of 8. Of 525 indicated horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes