Mary Martini (Propeller), U90978, aground, 28 Dec 1885
- Full Text
The propeller MARY MARTIN, [sic] that went ashore on a bar outside of Brule River, 120 miles east of Duluth, is said to be a total loss. The crew and passengers are escaped.
Buffalo Daily Republic
December 29, 1885
. . . . .
The propeller MARY MARTINI while on a short excursion, struck a rock and sunk. [no details given]
Port Huron Daily Times
Saturday, January 2, 1886
. . . . .
MARY MARTINI Built March, 1877 Passenger Propeller - Wood
U. S. No. 90978 91 gt -76 nt 84.6' x 18.8' x 5.9'
Stranded on Brule Point, 13 miles northeast of Grand Marais, Minnesota, Lake Superior, March 2, 1885.
Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes research
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
- Date of Original:
- Local identifier:
- Language of Item:
- Geographic Coverage:
Minnesota, United States
- William R. McNeil
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes