The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
John N. Glidden (Propeller), U76080, aground, 1 Nov 1893

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The water here was very low yesterday. The steamer JOHN N. GLIDDEN which was aground at the entrance to the harbor all day Tuesday left for Ashtabula yesterday to discharge her cargo of ore, and unless the bar at the mouth of the river is removed other Lake Erie ports will receive much of the ore that should have come here.
      Cleveland Plain Dealer
      November 3, 1892 5-3

Steam screw JOHN N. GLIDDEN. U. S. No. 76080. Of 1322.60 tons gross; 1110.92 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1879. Home port, Cleveland, O. 221.7 x 35.1 x 19.3. Of 986 Noninal Horse-power.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: iron ore
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
William R. McNeil
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John N. Glidden (Propeller), U76080, aground, 1 Nov 1893