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Favorite (Propeller), U206433, aground, 21 Aug 1911


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FAVORITE RELEASED.
The excursion steamer FAVORITE, which went aground off the Wickwire plant on Rattlesnake Island early yesterday morning was released yesterday afternoon by the tug CONSTITUTION of the Great Lakes Towing Company of Tonawanda. The vessel while resting on a mud bottom, is badly damaged, and was placed in drydock at the yards of the Buffalo Drydock Company on Ganson street for repairs..
      Buffalo Evening News
      Tuesday, August 22, 1911
     

      Steam screw FAVORITE. U. S. No. 206433. Of 155 tons gross; 105 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1909. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 110.0 x 33.0 x 4.0 Steel built. Passenger service. Crew of 4. Of 200 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1911
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1911
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20178
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.9645 Longitude: -78.93448
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Favorite (Propeller), U206433, aground, 21 Aug 1911