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Briton (Propeller), U3493, aground, 22 Sep 1901


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Two Harbors, Sept. 22 - The stmr. BRITON arrived today, having sustained some damage about the stern under the water. Considerable ore was loaded into the steamer forward in an effort to raise the damage above the water, but it was found necessary to take the steamer to Duluth to be docked for repairs.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      September 23, 1901 2-5


Steam screw BRITON. U. S. No. 3493. Of 2,348.43 tons gross; 1,875.23 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1891. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 296.2 x 40.4 x 21.1
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1895


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1901
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15003
Language of Item:
English
  • Minnesota, United States
    Latitude: 47.02271 Longitude: -91.67073
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Briton (Propeller), U3493, aground, 22 Sep 1901