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S. V. R. Watson (Schooner), U22284, collision, 24 Sep 1879


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The tug URANIA was towing the schooner S.V.R. WATSON into Sand Beach yesterday noon when the schooner struck the tug about amidships cutting a bad hole and sinking her in 3 fathoms of water. The crew were saved.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, September 25, 1879
     
     
     
      Bark S.V.R. WATSON. U. S. No. 22284. Of 515,80 tons. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1871
     


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1879
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23502
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.84168 Longitude: -82.6416
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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S. V. R. Watson (Schooner), U22284, collision, 24 Sep 1879