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Jessie H. Farwell (Propeller), U76203, aground, 12 Oct 1885


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Propeller J.H. FARWELL, of Detroit, built 1881, of 917 tons. Propeller with a cargo of ore, stranded on Fighting Island, October 12, 1885. Amount of loss $1,800.
      List of Partial Loss, 1885
      Cleveland Leader
      December 7, 1885

      . . . . .

JESSIE H. FARWELL.* Built 1881 Bulk Propeller - Wood
      U. S. No. 76203 1200 gt - 997 nt 212' x 35' x 19'
      * Renamed (b) JAMES W. FOLLETTE - US - 1911
      (c) JAMES W. FOLLETTE - Canada - 1916 [c 116816]
Wrecked on Lake Ontario in 1923 and dismantled.
      Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio
     


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Hull damage: $1,800
Freight: ore
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1885
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17749
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.216944 Longitude: -83.118611
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Jessie H. Farwell (Propeller), U76203, aground, 12 Oct 1885