The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Black Rock (Propeller), U3721, collision, 28 Sep 1906

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Detroit, Sept. 28 - The barge PASSADENA, in tow of the stm. GLADSTONE, collided in Lake St. Clair yesterday with the stm. BLACK ROCK. The BLACK ROCK is leaking and the upper works of the PASSADENA are damaged. Both boats were bound down and it is claimed that the suction of the BLACK ROCK in passing caused the PASSADENA to sheer.
      Buffalo Evening News
      September 28, 1906

Steam screw BLACK ROCK. U. S. No. 3721. Of 1,997 tons gross; 1,536 tons net. Built Port Huron, Mich, 1897. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 237.0 x 43.0 x 23.0 Freight service. Crew of 17. Of 550 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911

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William R. McNeil
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Black Rock (Propeller), U3721, collision, 28 Sep 1906