MANY VESSELS AND LIVES LOST IN LAKE STORM
(By Associated Press)
Chicago, November 29. - Reports received up to early today show 18 vessels were wrecked in the storm which swept over the Great Lakes Monday night and yesterday. One life is known to have been lost, and it is feared eight others have perished as a result of the storm. Four vessels are reported missing.
The following is a list of the vessels wrecked and missing:
CRESCENT CITY, steel steamer, driven ashore near Duluth.
MATAAFA, Steel steamer, driven ashore at Duluth.
R.W. ENGLAND, steel steamer, wrecked near Duluth.
ISAAC L. ELWOOD, steel steamer, disabled in Duluth Harbor.
J.H. OUTHWAITE, steamer, ashore and burned near Sheboygan, Mich.
CITY OF HOLLAND, passenger steamer, stranded at Rogers City, Mich.
D.C. WHITNEY, steamer, ashore near Port Washington, Wis.
J.H. SPAULDING, schooner, ashore near Port Huron, Mich.
MARY MITCHELL, schooner, stranded near Sheboygan, Mich.
HARVEY BISSELL, schooner, broken up at Alpena.
F.A. GEORGER, schooner, dismasted on Lake Michigan, towed to Sheboygan, Wis.
OLIVER MOWATT, ashore in Lake Ontario.
JIM SHERIFFS, steamer, dismasted on Lake Huron.
VINLAND, schooner, waterlogged at Alpena.
Unknown Vessel, reported ashore at Presque Isle, Lake Huron
CHARLES. M. WARNER, steamer, ashore at Nine Mile Point, near Sheboygan, Mich.
MARIPOSA, steamer, ashore at Split Rock.
GEORGE HERBERT, scow, sunk off Two Islands, Lake Superior.
ANGELINE, steel steamer, Lake Superior.
JAMES MOWATT, schooner, Lake Huron.
MOHEGAN, steamer, Lake Huron.
ALCONA, steamer, and barges, Green Bay.
Buffalo Evening News
November 29, 1905
The following vessels have been wrecked today in the most terrific gale since 1872:
Propeller CRESCENT CITY ashore near Duluth.
MATAAFA ashore near Duluth
D.C. WHITNEY ashore near Milwaukee
ARGO ashore near Holland
APPOMATOX ashore near Milwaukee
HOLLAND ashore near Rogers City
Chicago Inter Ocean
November 29, 1905
Steam screw D.C. WHITNEY.* U. S. No. 157075. Of 1490 gross tons. Built St. Clair, Mi., 1882. 240.0 x 40.0 x 22.0.
* Renamed D.C. WHITNEY - Canada - 1909 [ C 122435 ]
GARGANTUA - Canada - 1909
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