ISAAC M. SCOTT, 1909 Lorain, Ohio. Steel bulk freighter, 524 x 54, Virginia Steamship Co., M. A. Hanna, mar. Lost in Lake Huron with all hands, 28 men. Captain A. McArthur, Chief Eng. W. P. Woodruff. Cargo, coal. This vessel along with numerous others were total losses in the Great Storm of 1913 which ravaged the lakes from November 7 through November 9. (Information taken from Telescope Magazine, November 1963, pages 247-253.)
Steam screw ISAAC M. SCOTT. U. S. No. 206485. Of 6,372 tons gross. Built 1909. On November 9, 1913, vessel foundered on Lake Huron with 28 persons on board. 28 lives lost.
Loss Reported Of American Vessels
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1914
Steam screw ISAAC M. SCOTT. U. S. No. 206485. Of 6,372 tons gross; 4,840 tons net. Built Lorain, Ohio, 1909. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 504.0 x 54.0 x 30.0 Freight service. Crew of 20. Of 1,760 indicated horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1913