The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Dunkirk (Propeller), U6101, condemned/ destroyed, 1 Aug 1877

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The Bay City Tribune says: - "The old propeller DUNKIRK, which has been lying at the bottom of the river, below the bridges, has been cut into sections, and is to be towed away and burned. Motts & Co., were part owners, and were obliged to dispose of her in some manner.
      The J. W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, Aug./Sept., 1877
Screw DUNKIRK. U. S. No. 6101. Of 542 tons. Built Ohio City, Ohio 1853. First home port, Cleveland, Ohio. Disposition:-- Abandoned 1878
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
      Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868

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Reason: condemned/ destroyed
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Remarks: Total loss
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.59447 Longitude: -83.88886
William R. McNeil
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Dunkirk (Propeller), U6101, condemned/ destroyed, 1 Aug 1877