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Samuel H. Foster (Schooner), U115150, struck pier, 30 Nov 1897


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This morning while a tug was towing the schr. S.H. FOSTER down the river, light, the vessel struck a pier of the Lake Shore bridge, smashing in her bow and some of her ribs. The damage will reach about $250.
      Toledo Daily Blade
      November 30, 1897 7-4


Schooner SAMUEL H. FOSTER. U. S. No. 115150. Of 672.66 tons gross; 639.03 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1873. Home port, Vermillion, O. 189.0 x 33.0 x 13.0.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     
     
     
     


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Reason: struck pier
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1897
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18785
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.66394 Longitude: -83.55521
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Samuel H. Foster (Schooner), U115150, struck pier, 30 Nov 1897