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Falcon (Propeller), aground, 18 Aug 1905


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The steamer FALCON, with a cargo of ore from Escanaba to Elk Rapids, grounded Saturday evening during the dense fog, on South Fox Island. She was under full speed and struck hard and is now two feet out forward. The wrecking tug FAVORITE left Cheboygan yesterday to assist the FALCON.
      Buffalo Evening News
      August 21, 1905

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Newspaper
Item Type:
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: ore
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1905
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16950
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.44083 Longitude: -85.87981
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Falcon (Propeller), aground, 18 Aug 1905