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Welcome (Propeller), U80675, aground, 16 Sep 1903


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The propeller WELCOME, which was stranded Wednesday near Charlevoix, was driven broadside on the beach yesterday in a heavy sea. The vessel is broken in two and is full of water. She has been abandoned by her crew and will be a total loss.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Friday, September 18, 1903
     
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Propeller WELCOME, U. S. No. 80675. of 222 tons gross, 140 tons net. 120 x 25 x 8, Built 1878 at Fort Howard, Wis. Home port, Milwaukee
      List of Merchant Vessels , U. S. A. for 1903
     
NOTE: -- of the many vessels named WELCOME in the 1903 list, the above is the only one missing from the 1904 list ?


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1903
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23133
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 45.31806 Longitude: -85.2584
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Welcome (Propeller), U80675, aground, 16 Sep 1903