The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Antelope (Barge), capsized, 16 Nov 1905

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Harbor Beach, Nov. 18. - The barge ANTELOPE in tow of the steamer FISKE Jr. sprang a leak and capsized Thursday night on Saginaw Bay. The crew were saved by the steamer.
      Buffalo Evening News
      November 18, 1905

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      Detroit, Nov. 20. - The derlict schooner ANTELOPE, which capsized in Lake Huron, when in tow of the steamer FISK, and has since been a menace to navigation, was picked up yesterday afternoon by the tug REID five miles northwest of Point Clark on the Canadian shore and 20 miles north of Goderich. The vessel is now being towed to Sarnia.
      Buffalo Evening News
      November 20, 1905

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Reason: capsized
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.75002 Longitude: -83.66664
William R. McNeil
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Antelope (Barge), capsized, 16 Nov 1905