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R. P. Ranney (Propeller), U110486, fire, 5 Oct 1896


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Buffalo, N. Y., Oct. 5. -- The steamer R. P. RANNEY, laid up in the lower Blackwell Canal, took fire from some unknown cause this morning. The flames were not put out until the after part of the steamer was badly scorched. It will be impossible to estimate the loss until the machinery is examined. The RANNEY belongs to the Bradley fleet of Cleveland, and is not insured.
      The Evening Wisconsin
      Monday, October 5, 1896
     

Steam screw RUFUS P. RANNEY. U.S. No. 110486. Of 1,392.49 tons gross; 1,169.76 tons net. Built at Cleveland, Ohio in 1881. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 247.6 x 36.3 x 17.9.2 1,716 Nominal horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1896
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23290
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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R. P. Ranney (Propeller), U110486, fire, 5 Oct 1896