Empire (Steamboat), collision, 14 Sep 1905
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The stmr. EMPIRE ran down the stmr. HOSANNA on Wednesday evening off Longue
Pointe. The HOSANNA was cut in two, and the crew of 11 escaped by a miracle. The
vessel sank in 5 minutes in 25 ft. of water. The stmr. EMPIRE is the old Stmr. WHITE
STAR, and was on the route between Oakville and Toronto for a short while this season.
She was owned by Capt. Gilphie of Cornwall.
September 14, 1905
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- Reason: collision
Remarks: Uninjured ?
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes