Bannockburn (Propeller), C102093, leak, sunk, 15 Oct 1897
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St. Catharines, Ont., Oct. 15. - The steamer BANNOCKBURN, Capt. John Irving, grain laden, Chicago for Kingston, struck the wing wall of Lock No. 17, Welland Canal, this morning and sprang a leak. She now rests on the bottom below Lock 11 with nine feet of water in her hold. Navigation will not be interrupted.
Buffalo Evening News
Friday, October 15, 1897
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Steam screw BANNOCKBURN. Official Canada No. 102093. Of 1620 tons gross; 1035 tons reg. Built Middlesborough, England, 1893. Home port, Montreal, Que. 245.0 x 40.1 x 18.4 Owned by Montreal Transportation Co., Montreal, Que.
List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1898
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- William R. McNeil
Maritime History of the Great Lakes