City of Port Huron (Propeller), U5392, aground, 28 Jun 1876
- Full Text
ASHORE ON LAKE SUPERIOR. -- A dispatch from Marquette, 28th says: "The propeller CITY OF PORT HURON, with the schooner DICTATOR in tow, which left here last evening, ran aground early this morning at Point au Sable, about sixty miles from here, during a heavy fog. Tug J. C. MORSE left here this evening to their assistance.
Saturday, July 1, 1876
In order to release the CITY OF PORT HURON and barge DICTATOR, it is reported, 100 tons of ore were jettisoned from each craft.
Thursday, July 6, 1876
Steam screw CITY OF PORT HURON. U. S. No. 5392. Of 411.02 tons. Home port, Port Huron, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871.
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
- Date of Original:
- Local identifier:
- Language of Item:
Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes