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Linden (Propeller), U141370, sunk, 20 Jun 1906


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The stmr. LINDEN is on the bottom of the St. Clair River for the second time. After having lain there since last season, she was raised by the McMorran Wrecking Co., and while being moved to an advantageous position, a pontoon gave way and she went to the bottom, about 50 to 100 feet from the Sans Souci dock. The boat is not in the path of vessels passing in the river.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      June 20, 1906 9-3

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      STEAMER LINDEN ON BOTTOM AGAIN
The steamer LINDEN is on the bottom of the Saint Clair River for the second time. After having lain there since last season, she was raised by the McMorran Wrecking Company, and while being moved to an advantageous position, a pontoon gave way and she went to the bottom, about 50 or 100 feet from the Sans Souci dock. The boat is not in the path of vessels passing in the river.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Wednesday, June 20, 1906


Steam screw LINDEN, U. S. No 141370. Of 894 gross tons, 708 net tons. Built Port Huron 1895. 206 x 35 x 12.6 Crew of 12. Home port, Sandusky. Use Inland freight.
      List of Merchant Steam Vessels
      of the United States, 1904


Steam screw LINDEN. Official Canada No. 141667. Built Port Huron, Mich., 1895. 206 x 36 x 14 and 894 tons tons gross. DISPOSITION -- Ex U. S. until 1921. Burnt Tawas Bay, Mich., November 28, 1923
      Preliminary List of Canadian Merchant Steamships, 1809 to 1930
     
     
     


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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1906
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15027
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Linden (Propeller), U141370, sunk, 20 Jun 1906