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Escanaba (Propeller), U135487, collision \ aground, 16 Oct 1890


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The steambarge ESCANABA collided yesterday at Lake George flats with the schooner MERRITT. The ESCANABA went agrounds and the MERRITT was badly damaged forward.
      Buffalo Evening News
      October 17, 1890
     
     
Steam screw BALTIMORE.* U. S. No. 135487. Of 1160 tons gross; 917 tons net. Built Gibralter, Mich., 1881. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 201.0 x 35.6 x 20.1
      * Formerly steam screw ESCANABA.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1900
     


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Reason: collision \ aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1890
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Local identifier:
McN.W.22256
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.45002 Longitude: -84.13336
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Escanaba (Propeller), U135487, collision \ aground, 16 Oct 1890