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CHRISTINA A. FORBES Built March 1877 Steam Tug - Wood
U. S. No. 125649 51 gt - 41 nt 73.6' x 15.9' x 10.2'
Burned July 5, 1895, near Bay City, Mich., on the Saginaw River.
Frank Wheeler & Co., West Bay City Shipbuilding Master List
Institute for Great Lakes Research
The steamer C.A. FORBES of the Shore Line between Saginaw and Bay City, caught fire at 1:00 in the morning when opposite Melborne and burned to the water's edge. The passengers and crew are safe.
Port Huron Daily Times
Saturday, September 7, 1895
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- Reason: fire
Remarks: Total loss
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Michigan, United States
Latitude: 43.64697 Longitude: -83.85053
- William R. McNeil
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