Sun (Propeller), U22281, broke stern bearing, 1 May 1874
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Yesterday morning while the prop. SUN and tow were entering the river, the stern bearing of the propeller broke opposite Langstaff's mill. It was extremely fortunate that the accident did not occur while the propeller was outside, as disastrous results might have followed. - Bay City Tribune, 18th.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
May 21, 1874 3-5
Propeller SUN, broke her stern bearing at Saginaw, May 1874. Loss $200.
Casualty List for 1874
Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874
Steam screw SUN. U. S. No. 22281. Of 629 tons gross. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1854. First home port, Buffalo, N.Y. Foundered off Rondeau, Ont., July 12, 1874. No lives lost.
Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
The Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 - 1868
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- Reason: broke stern bearing
Hull damage: $200
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes