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City of Rome (Propeller), U125914, aground, 31 May 1906


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CITY OF ROME GROUNDS IN GOODYEAR CANAL.
The steamer CITY OF ROME was aground at the entrance of the Goodyear canal at the steel plant yesterday for three hours. She was ore laden, and in getting in stuck in the bottom. After repeated efforts to release herself, she was forced to call for assistance. The Pickands - Mather fuel scow was brought alongside and a part of the ROME's cargo lightered, when she proceeded to her dock.
      Buffalo Evening News
      June 1, 1906


Steam screw CITY OF ROME. U. S. No. 125914. Of 1908 tons gross; 1594 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1881. Home port, Sandusky, O. 268.2 x 40.2 x 20.3 Crew of 17. Of 500 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: ore
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1906
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20977
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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City of Rome (Propeller), U125914, aground, 31 May 1906