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Wawatam (Propeller), U81324, collision, 18 Jun 1906


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COLLISION IN FOG ON LAKE HURON.
Cleveland, June 19. -- The steamer WAWATAM, which arrived at Lorain yesterday reports having been in col1ision with the steamer GEORGE J. GOULD on Lake Huron in the fog. The WAWATAM has three damaged plates, but it is not known how badly the GOULD suffered. It will take ten days to repair the schooner ANTRIM, which was in collision with the steamer MERIDA at Duluth. The MERIDA will make temporary repairs and come to Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Tuesday, June 19, 1906
     
     
Steam screw WAWATAM. U. S. No. 81324. Of 1,856 tons gross; 1,526 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1891. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 266.0 x x 38.2 x 19.6 Crew of 19. Of 900 indicated horsepower. Steel built.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1906
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20994
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Wawatam (Propeller), U81324, collision, 18 Jun 1906