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F. H. Prince (Propeller), U120797, struck lock gates, 14 Sep 1901

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Port Colborne, Sept. 14 - The stmr. F.H. PRINCE of the Rutland Line collided with the gates of lock No. 13 tonight, carrying away two gates. The damage will delay navigation in the canal for two or three days before repairs can be made.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      September 15, 1901 10-6

Steam screw F.H. PRINCE. U. S. No. 120797. Of 2,047 tons gross; 1,547 tons net. Built Detroit, Mich., 1890. Home port, Ogdensburg, N.Y. 240.0 x 42.0 x 23.4 Crew of 18. Of 800 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903

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Reason: struck lock gates
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Remarks: Repaired
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.042777 Longitude: -79.2125
William R. McNeil
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F. H. Prince (Propeller), U120797, struck lock gates, 14 Sep 1901