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Admiral Farragut (Propeller), U9300, sunk, 1 Apr 1873

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The tug FARRAGUT sunk this morning in Swan Creek.
      Toledo Blade
      March 22, 1873

The tug FARRAGUT has been raised and overhauled and is back in service.
      Toledo Blade
      April 7, 1873

      AFLOAT AGAIN. - The tug FARRAGUT, mentioned as sunk in Swan Creek at Toledo some days since, has been raised, thoroughtly overhauled, and is moving around the river again.
      Buffalo Evening Post
      April 7, 1873

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Steam screw FARRAGUT. U. S. No. 9300. Of 14 gross tons; 7 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1868. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 44.0 x 12.0 x 5.0 Crew of 3.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903

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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.66394 Longitude: -83.55521
William R. McNeil
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Admiral Farragut (Propeller), U9300, sunk, 1 Apr 1873