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St. Paul (Propeller), U23755, collision / fire ?, 1 Nov 1883


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The propeller St. PAUL was scuttled at DeTour on Saturday to prevent her being destroyed by fire. The fire originated in the fire hold but did not do much damage. The freight in her hold is considerably damaged by water, but her deck load is all right.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, November, 1883


St. Ignace, Mich., Nov. 15. -- The steamer St. PAUL has got a steam pump from St. Marie and the captain expects to have her afloat today. It is thought that she is condiderably burnt inside. - Inter Ocean
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, November, 1883


the tug MARTIN SWAIN arrived here from Detour in a damaged condition, having been run into, while there by the propeller St. PAUL. The cost of repairs will foot up not far from $500. - Detroit Report.
      Marine Record
      Nov. 8, 1883


Steam screw St. PAUL. U. S. No. 23755. Of 909.62 tons gross; 662.23 tons net. Built Marine City, Mich., 1868. Home port, Huron, O. 203.0 x 31.0 x 21.0.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     
     


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Reason: collision / fire ?
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10431
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.98224 Longitude: -83.88612
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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St. Paul (Propeller), U23755, collision / fire ?, 1 Nov 1883