The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Wahcondah, C102577, collision, 1 Jul 1915


Description
Full Text

WAHCONDAH Screw steamer, collided with the Screw steamer CHOCTAW off Presqu'Isle, Lake Huron, July 12, 1915. which resulted in the sinking and total loss of the CHOCTAW. The WAHCONDAH a British vessel had her bow badly damaged and her forepeak filled with water as a result of the collision which occurred in heavy fog.She was temporarily repaired at Windsor. and docked at Kingston July 28th.
      The Marine Review. February 1916
     
      ------

WAHCONDAH Official Canadian Number 102577. Built Glasgow, Scotland 1903. A bulk freighter of 1,554 Gross Tons. 230 X 37 X 22. In Service.
      Preliminary List of Canadian Merchant
      Steamships 1809 to 1930


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Damaged badly
Date of Original:
1915
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.9108
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.3514 Longitude: -83.48887
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Wahcondah, C102577, collision, 1 Jul 1915