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St. Paul (Propeller), U23755, sunk, 1 Nov 1883


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The Propeller St. PAUL, bound up, caught fire and the Tug WINSLOW worked with their hose for two days putting the fire out. She was finally scuttled at Detour in twelve feet of water and was saved from further destruction. The fire originated in the hold in some lime which was part of her cargo. - Cheboygan Report
      Marine Record
      Nov. 15, 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: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10487
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, sunk, 1 Nov 1883