The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
City of Mount Clemens (Propeller), aground, 15 May 1907

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Sandusky, May 15 - The Canadina stm. CITY OF MOUNT CLEMENS, Capt. J.S.
McQueen, ran into a submerged rock near the outer jetty in trying to reach
the lake late last night and filling with water, was beached on Cedar Pt.
inside the government dock. It is thought that the boat can be floated
      Buffalo Morning Express
      May 16, 1907 8-3

      Sandusky, May 16 - The Canadian stm. MOUNT CLEMENS, beached on Cedar
Point in a sinking condition on Tuesday afternoon after striking a rock near
the entrance to Lake Erie on her way to Pelee Island with a cargo of coal,
was pumped out by the sandsucker PROTECTION this morning and floated. She
is not seriously damaged.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      May 17, 1907 9-3

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.44894 Longitude: -82.70796
William R. McNeil
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City of Mount Clemens (Propeller), aground, 15 May 1907