Kalamazoo (Propeller), U14474, sunk by collision, 25 May 1892
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The passenger steamer KALAMAZOO and the PILGRIM collided in mid-lake shortly after midnight Wednesday morning. A great hole was stove in the bow of the KALAMAZOO. The PILGRIM rescued the 50 passengers and crew while the KALAMAZOO soon sank.
Port Huron Daily Times
Thursday, May 26, 1892
The sinking of the excursion steamer KALAMAZOO yesterday near Chicago just missed being a serious disaster. The party at fault should be severely dealt with.
May 26, 1892
The CHARLES McVEA has replaced the lost KALAMAZOO on the Chicago, Holland route.
Chicago Inter Ocean
June 5, 1892
Steam screw KALAMAZOO. U.S. No. 14474. Of 288.98 tons gross; 243.72 tons net. Built at Saugatuck, Mich., 1888. Home port, Grand Haven, Mich. 115.9 x 24.0 x 9.4
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1891
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- Reason: sunk by collision
Remarks: Total loss
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes