The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Elfin-mere (Propeller), U135940, leak, 13 Apr 1892


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Chenoygan, April 12 - The ELFINEMERE left here at noon. The wrecking tug FAVORITE made her seaworthy by patching her bottom, the leak being discovered under the forefoot. She struck some hidden obstruction the other side of Waugashance which caused her to leak. She passed down unassisted.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      April 13, 1892 6-1


Steam screw ELFIN-MERE. U. S. No. 135940. Of 1,054 tons gross; 796 tons net. Built West Bay City, Mich., 1887. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 190.5 x 34.0 x 21.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1899
     


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Reason: leak
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1892
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18819
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Elfin-mere (Propeller), U135940, leak, 13 Apr 1892