John B. Lyon (Propeller), U76199, aground, 1 Nov 1883
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Detroit, Mich., Nov. 12. -- A west gale has been blowing since 4 p. m. yesterday. The propeller JOHN B. LYON is aground on White's Shoal, Lake St. Clair, off Peche Island. The water has gone down sixteen inches since she grounded.
J.W. Hall Great Lakes marine Scrapbook, November, 1883
The steambarge JOHN B.LYON and the boss vessel DAVID DOWS lies grounded at St. Clair Flats. - Detroit Report.
Nov. 15, 1883
If the mild weather continues, the underwriter hopes to save several more of the stranded craft. The rescue of the steamship JOHN B.LYON, the HAZARD and ----(part of article )
Dec. 20, 1883
Steam screw JOHN B. LYON. U. S. No. 76199. Of 1710.33 gross tons; 1330.82 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1881. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 255.0 x 38.0 x 20.0. Of 1,426 nominal horse-power.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes