The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
City of Fremont (Propeller), U4379, aground, 3 Sep 1887


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Chicago.---Leopold and Austrian received word Monday, that the propeller CITY OF FREMONT, ran ashore at the entrance of Portage canal, Lake Superior, Saturday morning. Tugs and lighters were sent for, but before their arrival the steamer released herself by jettisoning 20,000 brick. Two steamers of this line were ashore last week and fortunately escaped serious consequences.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Sept. 8, 1887 p. 1


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: brick
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13538
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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City of Fremont (Propeller), U4379, aground, 3 Sep 1887