The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Magnet (Schooner), U66318, sunk by collision, 2 Jun 1892


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Detroit, June 4. - Another river collision occurred near Wyandotte Thursday night. The schooner MAGNET, one of the tow of the steambarge RHODA STEWART, bound up with lumber, was run into by the schooner GLENORA, which was in another tow, and sunk in 15 feet of water. She lies near the steamer PROGRESS, which sunk Wednesday night. The MAGNET is owned by W.E. Rice, of Buffalo.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Saturday, June 4, 1892

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      Amherstburg, June 4. - RHODA STEWART and barges were released from Mamajuda Island and passed down this morning.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      Saturday, June 4, 1892

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Schooner MAGNET. U. S. No. 16318 Of 217 tons gross; 206 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1864. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 145.0 x 24.3 x 10.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1900
     
     


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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1892
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17228
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.19226 Longitude: -83.13603
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Magnet (Schooner), U66318, sunk by collision, 2 Jun 1892