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Maritana (Propeller), U92459, aground, 7 Aug 1905


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Sault Ste. Marie, Aug. 7. - The steamer MARATANA, towing the barge NASMITH, stranded in a fog today in Hay Lake at the foot of Nine Mile Point. The CORSIC released the NASMITH, apparently uninjured but the MARITANA will have to be lightered. Both boats are dound bound, laden with ore.
      Buffalo Evening News
      August 7, 1905


Steam Screw MARITANA. U. S. No. 92459. Of 2,957 tons gross; 2,429 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1892. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 330.0 x 45.2 x 20.3 Passenger service. Crew of 21. Of 1,400 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1905
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16939
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.059722 Longitude: -83.945833
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Maritana (Propeller), U92459, aground, 7 Aug 1905