Samson (Propeller), collision, 16 Nov 1871
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Propeller tug SAMSON, collided with the Tug GOODNOW in the Detroit River; latter damaged.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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COLLISION. - A collision took place Thursday night at Detroit between the tugs SAMSON and GOODNOW, the former bound down with a tow of four vessels, the latter up, light. The damage sustained by the GOODNOW was severe. She struck on the port bow, and had a hole stove in her. The SAMSON sustained no damage worthy of note.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Monday, November 20, 1871
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- Reason: collision
Remarks: Damage slight
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes