Joseph S. Fay (Propeller), U75315, aground, 10 Sep 1895
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BIG LAKE STEAMER FAY ASHORE.
Gone Aground Off Star Island, Near Toledo--May Be a Total Wreck.
Cleveland, Sept. 12. - A dispatch has been received here saying that the big steamer FAY of the Minch Transit Company, has run hard aground off Star Island Reef, in the south passage near Toledo.
She is in a dangerous place and is beating against the rocks and she may be a total wreck.
Buffalo Evening News
Thursday, September 12, 1895
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Steam screw JOSEPH S. FAY. U. S. No. 75315. Of 1,220 tons gross; 1,110 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1871. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 215.6 x 33.6 x 14.8 Freight service. Crew of 14. Of 575 indicated horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904
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- Reason: aground
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes