The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Avon (Propeller), U105733, gale effect, 6 Nov 1884


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AVON Propeller. Home port, Buffalo. Nov. 6, 1884, Propeller damaged by a gale on Lake Michigan. Hull loss $1,500. Cargo loss $2,000.
      Lake Wreck Report for 1884
      Marine Record, Dec. 25, 1884



Steam screw AVON. U. S. No. 105733. Of 1702.33 tons gross; 1538.84 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1877. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 251.1 x 35.4 x 15.1. Of 500 nominal horse-power.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     
     


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: gale effect
Hull damage: $1,500
Cargo: $2,000
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1884
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.8827
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Avon (Propeller), U105733, gale effect, 6 Nov 1884