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Superior City (Propeller), U116820, struck shoal, 20 Aug 1915


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SUPERIOR CITY Steamer, struck on Corsica Shoal, Lake Huron Aug. 20, 1915 in thick weather; barge MAGNA which she towed, hit steamer after she went on, damaging steering gear and stern; docked at Lorain Aug. 24. 10 plates removed.
      The Marine Review, February 1916


Steam screw SUPERIOR CITY. U. S. No. 116820. Of 4795 gross tons; 3693 tons net. Built Lorain, Ohio, 1898. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 429.0 x 50.0 x 24.7
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1899
     


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Reason: struck shoal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1915
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Local identifier:
McN.W.9853
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.030277 Longitude: -82.400833
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Superior City (Propeller), U116820, struck shoal, 20 Aug 1915