Victory (Propeller), U161758, aground, 12 Nov 1897
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GALE LOWERS THE WATER IN DETROIT RIVER
AND STEAMER AND TOW ARE FAST AGROUND.
Amherstburg, Ont., Nov. 13. - The northwest gale on Lake Erie lowered the water in Detroit River to such an extent that the steamer VICTORY, towing the big steel schooner CONSTITUTION, went hard aground at the Lime Kiln crossing. They are hard aground on the rocks.
Buffalo Evening News
Saturday, November 13, 1897 6 - 4
Steam screw VICTORY. U. S. No. 161758. Of 3,774 tons gross; 3,339 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1895. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 387.5 x 48.3 x 22.5 Freight service. Crew of 21. Of 1,500 indicated horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes