The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Little Giant (Propeller), U15304, collision, 1 May 1869


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LITTLE GIANT Propeller Tug, lost her smoke-stack by collision at Chicago.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall



Steam screw UNCLE SAM. U. S. No. 15304. Of 24.86 gross tons; 12.43 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1863. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 60.4 x 13.8 x 6.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     
     
Steam screw tug LITTLE GIANT.* U. S. No. 15304. Of 24 gross tons. Built Chicago, Ill., 1863. by Miller Bros. Of 60.4 x 13.8 x 6.4.
      * Renamed UNCLE SAM - U. S. - 1883 [ abandoned 1908 ]
      Herman Runge List


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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: collision
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1869
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Local identifier:
McN.W.6977
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Little Giant (Propeller), U15304, collision, 1 May 1869