The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Grace Dormer (Propeller), U10997, fire, 3 Jul 1872


Description
Full Text

The steamer GRACE DORMER was burned to the water's edge on Tuesday last, while lying at Beaver Island dock. A wheelsman failed to escape and perished in the flames.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      July 9, 1872 3-6

      . . . . .

      The steamer GRACE DORMER, built here in 1868, was burned at Beaver Harbor, in the Straits of Mackinac, on the 3rd. inst.
      Buffalo Evening Post
      July 10, 1872

      . . . . .

The steamer GRACE DORMER, which a year since was burned on Lake Michigan, and subsequently taken to Port Huron and rebuilt, was out towing on Saturday.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 25, 1873 3-4


The steamer GRACE DORMER, which was burned at beaver harbor some tome ago, has been rebuilt at Port Huron, and is again afloat.
      Charlevoix Sentinel
      June 28, 1873
     

Steam screw GRACE DORMER. U. S. No. 10997. Of 65.99 tons gross; 48.60 tons net. Built 1868 at Buffalo, N.Y. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 70.9 x 17.5 x 5.7 and of 75 nominal horse power.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: fire
Lives: 1
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1872
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.16462
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.66472 Longitude: -85.55731
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Grace Dormer (Propeller), U10997, fire, 3 Jul 1872