The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Monteagle (Propeller), U91684, aground, 27 Oct 1897

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Port Dalhousie, Ont., Oct. 27. - Word was received here this morning from Capt. William Griffin of the steamer MONTEAGLE that his boat was ashore at Thirty Mile Point, and asking that a tug and men be sent there immediately. The MONTEAGLE is loaded with coal from Oswego for Chicago. The tug INEZ is going to her assistance.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Wednesday, October 27, 1897 7 -6

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      MONTEAGLE IS RELEASED. - Port Dalhousie, Oct. 28. - The steamer MONTEAGLE, which was ashore at Thirty Mile Point, got off yesterday afternoon after throwing a large amount of coal overboard and arrived here this forenoon at 11 o'clock.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Thursday, October 28, 1897 1 - 4

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Steam screw MONTEAGLE. U. S. No. 91684. Of 1,273.17 tons gross; 1,034.62 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1884. Home port, Oswego, N.Y. 213.5 x 35.0 x 19.8
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1897

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.3745 Longitude: -78.4853
William R. McNeil
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Monteagle (Propeller), U91684, aground, 27 Oct 1897