The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Venus (Propeller), aground, 21 Jul 1901


Description
Full Text

Port Huron, July 8 - The tug BOSCOBEL was to get $600 or nothing for one hours work in getting the WAVERLY off the beach at False Presque Isle. Before the end of the hour the WAVERLY floated. She went ashore in trying to release the stmr. VENUS, which stranded at that point last Friday.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      July 9, 1901 2-4

      . . . . .

      Cleveland, July 20 - Temporary repairs will be made on the steel steamer GILCHRIST at Lorain, and she will sail tomorrow. The stmr. VENUS which was ashore at False Presque Isle recently, will be in drydock about 12 days making repairs. There are 23 damaged plates which must be taken off.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      July 21, 1901 2-4

      . . . . .


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1901
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.14950
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Venus (Propeller), aground, 21 Jul 1901