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Neebing (Propeller), C130435, sunk, 24 Sep 1937

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JOHN B. KETCHAM II.* Built May 21,1892 Bulk Propeller - Steel
U. S. No. 77037 908 gt - 779 nt 193.4' x 4O.5' x 13'
*Renamed (b) JOHN B. KETCHAM 11 - Canada - 1913 [C 130435]
      (c) COALHURST - Canada - 1927
      (d) NEEBING - Canada - 1928
Foundered September 24, 1937, in Nipigon Straits, Lake Superior; 5 lives lost.
      Toledo Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio.

Bulk Freighter JOHN B. KETCHUM 2nd.; COALHURST (1927);NEEBING.(1927) Official Canada No. 130435. Of 1,109 tons gross;
Built Toledo, Ohio, 1892. Of 193 x 21 x 12 Ex U. S. till 1913. DISPOSITION:-- Sank Lake Superior, Sept. 24, 1937.
      Preliminary List of Canadian Merchant Steamships
      Inland & Coastal, 1809 to 1930. World Ship Society

Bulk Freighter NEEBING.* Official Canada No. 130435. Of 1,109 tons gross; 763 tons register. Built Toledo, Ohio, 1892. Home port, Montreal, Que. 193.0 x 40.5 x 12.3 Owned by Sin-Mac Lines, Montreal, Que.
      * Foreign Names COALHURST and JOHN B. KETCHUM 2nd.
      List of Vessels on the registry Books of the
      Dominion of Canada on December 31, 1933

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Lives: 5
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 48.733333 Longitude: -88.083333
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Neebing (Propeller), C130435, sunk, 24 Sep 1937