The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Empire City (Propeller), U136623, aground, 7 Sep 1897


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Buffalo, N. Y., Sept. 7. -- The steamer EMPIRE CITY did not get to the elevator last night, but went on the bottom below the Blackwell bridge. Dredges are opening a channel for the big craft.
      Milwaukee Library Scrapbook
      September 7, 1897


Steam screw EMPIRE CITY.* U. S. No. 136623. Of 4118 gross tons. Built Cleveland, O., 1897. 405.4 x 48.0 x 24.4. * Renamed SUMATRA - U. S. - 1929
      Herman Runge List


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1897
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.19901
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Empire City (Propeller), U136623, aground, 7 Sep 1897