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Thomas L. Parker (Schooner), U145264, collision, 6 Jul 1896


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COLLIDED IN THE SOO LOCKS.
      Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., July 6. -- The schooner THOMAS L. PARKER, in tow of the GEORGE ORR, while entering the locks this morning, collided with the schooner MARSH, anchored below the rapids. The MARSH's jibboom was carried away, but the PARKER was not damaged.
      Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
      July 7, 1896


Sault Ste. Marie, July 6 - The schr. THOMAS L. PARKER in tow of the stm. GEORGE N. ORR, while entering the lock this morning collided with the schr. MARSH anchored below the rapids. The MARSH's jibboom was carried away, but the PARKER was not damaged.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      July 7, 1896 5-1


NAME: THOMAS L. PARKER
RIG: Schooner
OFFICIAL NO: 145264
SIGNAL LETTERS:
LOA: 186.0
BEAM: 23.0
DEPTH: 13.0
GROSS: 628.41 (1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
NET: 596.99 (1884; 1885
YEAR BUILT: 1881
STATE: WI
CITY: Manitowoc
HOME PORT: Chicago, IL (1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
YEARS LISTED: 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885
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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Uninjured
Date of Original:
1896
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19808
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.50308 Longitude: -84.35171
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Thomas L. Parker (Schooner), U145264, collision, 6 Jul 1896