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America (Propeller), U107367, aground, 7 Jun 1928


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Steam screw AMERICA. U. S. No. 107367. Of 937 tons gross. Built 1898. On June 7, 1928, vessel stranded on Isle Royale, Mich., with 48 persons on board. No lives were lost.
      Loss Reported of American Vessels
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1929


AMERICA Built April 4, 1898 Passenger Propeller - Steel
U. S. No. 107367 681 gt - 478 nt 164.6' x 31' x 11'
Struck reef off Washington Harbor, Isle Royale, Lake Superior, June 7,1928; slid off and sank in deep water.
      Detroit/Wyandotte Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes research
      Perrysburg, Ohio.


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1928
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23602
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 48.00044 Longitude: -88.83341
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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America (Propeller), U107367, aground, 7 Jun 1928