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Lyman C. Smith (Propeller), U141793, aground, 23 Jun 1910


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SMITH FAST AGROUND NEAR TWO HARBORS.
The United States Transportation Company's steamer L.C. SMITH is aground at Burlington Bay, near Two Harbors. She struck during the fog of yesterday and her bow is out of water four feet and aground up to her fifth hatch. Her tanks are full. The wrecking tug WHALEN is trying to release her.
      Buffalo Evening News
      June 24, 1910


      L.C. SMITH RELEASED.
The steamer L.C. SMITH has been released from the rocks near Two Harbors. She has a large hole in her side and is on her way to Toledo for repairs.
      Buffalo Evening News
      June 28, 1910


Steam screw L.C. SMITH. U. S. No. 141793. Of 4,702 gross tons; 3,418 tons net. Built West Bay City, Mich, 1902. Home port, Oswego, N.Y. 414.0 x 50.0 x 29.0 of 1,600 indicated horsepower. Crew of 21.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1910
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18174
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Minnesota, United States
    Latitude: 47.02521 Longitude: -91.65434
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Lyman C. Smith (Propeller), U141793, aground, 23 Jun 1910