Phoenix (Propeller), burnt, 17 Nov 1884
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The tug PHOENIX, formerly the I.U. MASTERS, owned by Parker & Miller of Detroit, took fire at 7 o'clock Monday morning at Texas landing, just above Amherstburg, and burned to the water's edge.
Port Huron Daily Times
Tuesday, November 18, 1884
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PHOENIX Tug. Home port, Detroit. On Nov. 17, 1884, Tug caught fire at the Lime Kilns, Lake Erie and became a total loss. Hull loss $14,000. Insurance $10,000.
Disasters to Lake Shipping 1884
Cleveland Herald, Nov. 28th. 1884
NOTE:- The above vessel PHENIX [proper name] is still listed in the 1886 M.V.U.S.
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- Reason: burnt
Hull damage: $14,000
Remarks: Rebuilt ?
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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