The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Abercorn (Propeller), U105361, collision, 9 Aug 1885


Description
Full Text

Propeller ABERCORN, of Marine City, built 1873 and of 260 tons. On August 9, 1885, with a cargo of coal, the propeller was in a collision on the St. Clair River. Damaged to the amount of $1,300.
      Cleveland Leader [Casualty list]
      December 7, 1885

      . . . . .
     
Steam screw ABERCORN. U. S. No. 105361. Of 260.79 tons gross; 190.83 tons net. Built Marine City, Mich., 1884 ? Home port, Marine City, Mich. 126.1 x 26.1 x 11.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     
NOTE:- The Merchant Vessel List for 1884 and 1885 are in error as to the date of build for ABERCORN, which was 1874 and not 1884.


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: collision
Hull damage: $1,300
Freight: coal
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1885
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.17758
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Abercorn (Propeller), U105361, collision, 9 Aug 1885