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Vienna (Schooner), C90558, collision, 11 Jun 1900


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Alpena, Mich., June 11. - The Gilrhrist steamer CITY OF ROME, and the Canadian schooner VIENNA, collided in the fog off Thunder Bay Island this morning. The ROME is uninjured. The VIENNA lost both masts, jibboom, and her bow was torn to pieces. A sailor in the forecastle narrowly escaped death.
      Saginaw Courier-Herald
      June 12, 1900

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Schooner VIENNA. Official Canada No. 90558. Of 136 tons Register. Built Port Burwell, Ont. 1871. Home port, Bowmanville, Ont. 102.0 x 23.5 x 8.5 Owned by F.H. Laird and T.E. Laird of Dresden, Ont.
      List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1902
     


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1900
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18911
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Vienna (Schooner), C90558, collision, 11 Jun 1900