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R. W. England (Propeller), U200948, aground, 29 Aug 1915


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ENGLAND, R.W. Steamer, ran aground in heavy fog, August 29, 1915, near Grassy Island, Detroit River; released after lightering 500 tons of coal
      The Marine Review, February 1916



Steam screw R.W. ENGLAND. U. S. No. 200948. Of 3,887 tons gross; 2,935 tons net. Built Ecorse, Mich., 1904. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 362.8 x 50.2 x 29.0 Steel built. Passenger service. Crew of 21. 900 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906
     


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1915
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Local identifier:
McN.W.9864
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.22421 Longitude: -83.13465
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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R. W. England (Propeller), U200948, aground, 29 Aug 1915