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Prince Alfred (Propeller), sunk, 1 Jun 1878

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It is expected to have the sunken Canadian wrecking tug PRINCE ALFRED afloat in a short time.
      Cleveland Herald
      May 17, 1878

      The Quinn Brothers expect to have the sunken steamer PRINCE ALFRED up in a few days. They are at present engaged putting chains under her bottom and with the aid of screws anticipate no difficulty in bringing her to the surface.
      Detroit Free Press
      Tuesday, June 4, 1878
      River and Lake. -- The PRINCE ALFRED has been floated at last.
      Cleveland Herald
      Tuesday, June 18, 1878
      Marine News. -- The steamer PRINCE ALFRED has been scrubbed and looks as well as ever.
      Detroit Free Press
      Tuesday, June 18, 1878

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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.06307 Longitude: -86.22839
William R. McNeil
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Prince Alfred (Propeller), sunk, 1 Jun 1878