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C. N. Pratt (Propeller), C80574, fire, 19 Oct 1885


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The Canadian steam barge C.N. PRATT which had been lying idle in the Essex Centre slip opposite the Michigan Central wharf at Detroit all summer, caught fire about 1:30 o'clock Monday night and burned to the water's edge.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, October 20, 1885

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      Propeller C.N. PRATT burned at Crawford, Lake Huron October 19, 1885. she had no cargo and was considered a partial loss. Property loss $3,000.
      List of Partial Lake Losses, 1885
      Cleveland Leader
      December 7, 1885

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      C.N. PRATT, steamer 191 tons register and 4 years of age, burned at Windsor while laid up, October 19, 1885. Classed as a partial loss to the amount of $4,000. Home port, Windsor, Ont.
      Statement of Wreck & Casualty, 1885
      Department of Marine & Fisher

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      C.N. PRATT, Canadian Official Number 80574. Built Walkerville, Ont. 1881, renamed C.W. CHAMBERLAIN in 1886 and GLENARM in 1929. 127 x 27 x 10. A bulk freighter.
      Preliminary List of Canadian
      Merchant Steamships, 1809 - 1930

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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $3,000
Remarks: Reblt. C.W, CHAMBERLAIN
Date of Original:
1885
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17550
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.30008 Longitude: -83.01654
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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C. N. Pratt (Propeller), C80574, fire, 19 Oct 1885