The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Sea Gull (Propeller), sunk, 30 May 1889


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The steamer SEA GULL, towing two rafts, was swamped by the heavy seas and sunk in Saginaw Bay off Linwood Thursday afternoon. The crew of 9 men managed to swim ashore and are safe at Bay City. She was built in 1878, valued at $7,000, and will be raised.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Saturday, June 1, 1889
     


The sidewheel tug SEA GULL, which foundered in Saginaw Bay during the late gale, is a total loss.
      Port Huron Daily Iimes
      Friday, June 14, 1889


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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1889
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23797
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.75002 Longitude: -83.66664
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Sea Gull (Propeller), sunk, 30 May 1889