Joe (Propeller), U76791, aground, 17 Sep 1903
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Holland, Mich., Sept. 18. -- The steamer JOE, bound from Saugatuck to Holland with a cargo of fruit, broke down in the heavy sea and went ashore 1½ miles south of this harbor. The life saving crew went to the assistance and rescued Capt. Upham and the crew.
The deck load of the steamer was washed off and her upper works are breaking up.
Buffalo Evening News
Friday, September 18, 1903
Steam screw JOE. U. S. No. 76791. Of 38.30 tons gross;30.88 tons net. Built Grand Haven, Mich. 1889. Home port, Grand Haven, Mich. 80.0 x 16.7 x 6.3
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
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- Reason: aground
Remarks: Total loss
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes