The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
William H. Gratwick (Tug), sunk, 16 Jul 1900


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Buffalo, July 16. -- The tug GRATWICK, of the Great Lakes Towing Co., sank in the Niagara River at Tonawanda, tonight, and Louis Herst, a fireman, and James Parker, who was on the boat for a ride, were drowned. The towing line snapped and the tug careened and sank.
      Saginaw Courier-Herald
      July 17, 1900


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: 2
Date of Original:
1900
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20940
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.02033 Longitude: -78.88032
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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William H. Gratwick (Tug), sunk, 16 Jul 1900