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G. W. Gardner (Propeller), U10157, abandoned, scuttled, 23 Apr 1904


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The discarded tug GARDNER will be towed to deep water off Chicago and allowed to sink. She has the reputation of having earned more money than any other tug on the lakes.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Saturday, April 23, 1904


Steam screw G.W. GARDNER. U. S. No. 10157. Of 53 tons gross; 26 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1862. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 65.0 x 14.7 x 8.4 Towing service. Crew of 5
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904
     
NOTE: --Not listed after 1904.


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: abandoned, scuttled
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1904
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.21012
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
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G. W. Gardner (Propeller), U10157, abandoned, scuttled, 23 Apr 1904