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Montmorency (Barge), U16347, aground, 21 May 1901

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May 21, 1901. -- Barge MONTMORENCY wrecked on one of the Charity Islands, Saginaw Bay
      Wrecks on the Great Lakes
      Casualty List of 1901
      Marine Record
      January 11, 1902

Schooner MOMTMORENCY. U. S. No. 16347. Of 298 tons gross; 283 tons net. Built at Clayton, N.Y. in 1866 by S. Johnson. Home port, West Bay City, Mich. 138.0 x 26.0 x 11.5 Owned by F.W. King.
      Great Lakes Register, 1900

Barkantine MONTMORENCY . Of 298 tons. Built at Clayton in 1853 by S.G. Johnson. Owned by F.E. Merrick. Home port, Clayton. Value $ 16,000. Class A 2. REMARKS. - Rebuilt in 1866 from bottom of SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS.
      Board of Marine Inspectors
      Classification of Lake vessels & Barges, 1871

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 44.0314 Longitude: -83.43552
William R. McNeil
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Montmorency (Barge), U16347, aground, 21 May 1901