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Corsica (Propeller), U126474, aground, 1 Jul 1897


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Sault Ste. Marie, July 1. -- The steamer CORSICA, which struck on Topsail Island in coming up, will go on to Duluth. She is lying at the dock tonight, being examined by a diver. A large hole was stove in her starboard side, near the engine.
      Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
      July 2, 1897



Steam screw CORSICA. U. S. No. 126474. Of 2,364 tons gross; 1,786 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1888. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 299.5 x 40.8 x 21.0 Crew of 21. Of 1,200 indicated horsepower. Iron built.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904
     


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1897
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.19877
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.496388 Longitude: -84.297222
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Corsica (Propeller), U126474, aground, 1 Jul 1897