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May Breeze (Scow), U50337, abandoned, 29 Apr 1881


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Port Notes. -- The old hulk of the scow MAY BREEZE is to be gotten out of the way in the river bed in order to make room for the new iron vessel to be built this summer.
      Cleveland Herald
      Friday, April 29, 1881

     
The scow MAY BREEZE, which has been sunk at the head of the river bed, was towed into the lake yesterday. Her stern was raised by two pile drivers, and the tugs JAMES AMSDENS and PETER SMITH towed her out.
      Cleveland Herald
      Friday, May 13, 1881


Scow MAY BREEZE.* U. S. No. 50337. Of 65.48 tons. Home port, Cleveland, Oh.
      * Noted as lost or otherwise out of service.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884
     
     
Schooner Scow MAY BREEZE. U. S. No. 50337. Of 65 tons gross. Built Algonac, Mich., 1853
      Herman Runge List
     


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Reason: abandoned
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1881
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21796
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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May Breeze (Scow), U50337, abandoned, 29 Apr 1881