E. C. Shafer (Propeller), U136319, fire, 27 Oct 1897
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The tug E.C. SHAFER, owned by the Citizens' Ice Company, burned at the West Genesee street dock about 9 o'clock last night. The loss is about $1,000. The department was called, but the fire was too far advanced and the boat was entirely destroyed.
Buffalo Evening News
Thursday, October 28, 1897 4 - 4
Steam screw E.C. SHAFER. U. S. No. 136319. Of 24.03 tons gross; 18.45 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1892. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 44.5 x 12.3 x 5.5
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1897
Steam screw MARION.* U.S. No. 136319. Of 23 tons gross; 16 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N.Y., in 1892. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 44.5 x 12.3 x 6.5
* Formerly steam screw E.C. SHAFER.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1899
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- Reason: fire
Remarks: Rebuilt as MARION
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New York, United States
- William R. McNeil
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