Egyptian (Propeller), U8988, aground, 23 May 1885
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The stm. EGYPTIAN is ashore on Strawberry Island, one of the Apostle group near the head of Lake Superior. The EGYPTIAN is coal laden from Buffalo. Tugs and pumps have been sent for.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
May 23, 1885 3-5
Steam screw EGYPTIAN. U. S. No. 8988. Of 1429.78 tons gross; 1206.18 tons net. Built Black River, Ohio, 1873. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 232.4 x 36.2 x 14.0 Of 708 nominal horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1897
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes