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St. Magnus (Propeller), collision, 8 Sep 1885


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The tug BOB HACKETT collided with the Western Line propeller St. MAGNUS bound from Kingston to Port Arthur near the head of Bois Blanc Island, on the range about 7:45 P. M. Tuesday and sunk in 16 feet of water. She was built at Detroit in 1869 and measured 162 tons.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Wednesday, September 9, 1885

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Tug BOB HACKETT, of Windsor sank at Amherstburg September 9, 1885. Loss valued at $1,200. She was of 162 tons, built 1869. Partial Loss. No cargo.
      Partial Losses on the Lakes, 1885
      Cleveland Leader
      December 7, 1885

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Uninjured ?
Date of Original:
1885
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17556
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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St. Magnus (Propeller), collision, 8 Sep 1885