Queen of the Lakes (Steamboat), U20593, fire, 18 Sep 1898
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Glen Haven, Sept. 20. -- The steamer QUEEN OF THE LAKES was burned Sunday evening while lying in anchor at South Manitou for shelter. Nothing is left but the iron hull, which is still afloat
Chicago Inter Ocean
Wed. September 21,1898
QUEEN OF THE LAKES Built 1872 Sidewheel Passenger - Iron
U. S. No. 20593 128 gt - 113 nt 108.0 x 19.0 x 4.2
Burned to water's edge September 18,1898, one-half mile from South Manitou Island, Lake Michigan; dropped from documentation in 1900 and apparently scrapped.
Detroit/Wyandotte Master Shipbuilding List
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