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Mike Corry (Schooner), U75730, aground, 17 Jul 1916


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CORRY, MIKE Schooner, official U. S. Number 75730, built 1874 of 380 Gross Tons. On July 17, 1916, vessel stranded in Georgian Bay, with six persons on board, no lives were lost but the vessel was classed as a total loss.
      Loss of American Vessels reported during 1917
      Merchant Vessel List of the U. S. for 1917

     

      BARGE M. CORRY ON ROCKS.
      It is reported the wooden barge M. CORRY is on the rocks of Manitoulin Island, Georgian Bay. The barge is said to have struck after breaking away from the steamer M. SICKEN which was towing her. The CORRY is operated by H. Tracy, Marine City.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      July 22, 1916


Schooner MIKE CORRY.* U. S. No. 75730. Of 380 tons gross; 361 tons net. Built Two Rivers, Mich., 1874. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 153.6 x 29.3 x 10.8 Crew of 6
      * Formerly schooner J.O. THAYRE
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1915
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1916
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Local identifier:
McN.W.7417
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.515555 Longitude: -81.070277
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mike Corry (Schooner), U75730, aground, 17 Jul 1916