The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
South Eastern (Propeller), C80690, fire, 1 Jun 1897


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The big Canadian Pacific carferry steamer SOUTHEASTERN caught fire Sunday morning at Buckley's dock in Prescott and burned to the water's edge. She lies sunk in about 15 feet of water.
      The SOUTHEASTERN had a net measurement of 395 tons and was valued at $7,500.
      Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
      June 21, 1897


      Steam ferry SOUTH EASTERN.* Official Canadian No. 80690. Of 395 tons gross. Built at Montreal, Que., in 1881. 182 x 30 x 10. * Renamed INTERNATIONAL in 1897. DISPOSITION: -- Scrapped in 1908.
      Provisional List of Canadian Merchant Steamships
      Inland and Coastal. 1809 to 1930
     


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1897
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19871
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.71681 Longitude: -75.51604
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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South Eastern (Propeller), C80690, fire, 1 Jun 1897