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Amazon (Propeller), U30089, collision, 18 Aug 1910


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SHIPS IN COLLISION; SCHOOLCRAFT SUNK.
Cleveland. Aug. 19. - The steamers SCHOOLCRAFT and AMAZON were in collision in Lake St. Clair yesterday afternoon and the SCHOOLCRAFT was sent to the bottom in shallow water. Her bow was badly broken in by the AMAZON, which was bound up.
      The AMAZON was only slightly damaged in the mix-up and went on. The wrecker FAVORITE has gone to the SCHOOLCRAFT from Port Huron.
      Buffalo Evening News
      August 19, 1910


Steam screw AMAZON. U. S. No. 30089. Of 3,702 tons gross; 2,680 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1897. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 376.0 x 46.2 x 25.9 Freight service. Crew of 21. Of 1,100 indicated horsepower. Steel built.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911
     


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Newspaper
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Clippings
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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1910
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18187
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.400277 Longitude: -82.624166
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Amazon (Propeller), U30089, collision, 18 Aug 1910