John Rolph (Propeller), C88241, aground, 23 Sep 1910
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ROLPH IN TROUBLE.
Port Colborne, Ont., Sept. 24. - The steamer JOHN ROLPH and barge LOCKE, from Ashtabula to Toronto, coal laden, ran ashore last night on Second Point, two miles east of here, in the fog. The barge was released this morning. The steamer ROLPH is still aground. Tugs pulling all night failed to release the steamer. Her cargo is being lightered on scows.
Buffalo Evening News
September 24, 1910
Propeller JOHN ROLPH.* Official Canad No., 88241. Built Deseronto, Ont. in 1883. Of 421 tons gross; 212 tons reg. Home port, Toronto, Ont. Owned by the George Hall Coal Company of Canada, Montreal, Que. 136.6 x 27.8 x 10.3 and of 32 horse power.
* Formerly RESOLUTE.
List of Vessels on Registry Books of the Dominion
of Canada on the 31st. Day of December, 1920
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- Reason: aground
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- William R. McNeil
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