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Admiral Farragut (Propeller), U9300, fire, 1 Jun 1903


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The tug FARRAGUT caught fire and was almost totally destroyed while lying at her dock in Detroit yeaterday. The fire is believed to have been of incendiary origin.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Tuesday, June 2, 1903
     
     
Steam screw FARRAGUT. U. S. No. 9300. Of 14 gross tons; 7 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1868. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 44.0 x 12.0 x 5.0 Crew of 3.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903
     
     
FARRAGUT abandoned 1909
      Herman Runge List
     
     


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Notes:
Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1903
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Local identifier:
McN.W.22759
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.33143 Longitude: -83.04575
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Admiral Farragut (Propeller), U9300, fire, 1 Jun 1903