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John B. Griffin (Propeller), U75635, sunk, 1 Aug 1882


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The tug J.B. GRIFFIN, which was sunk in Niagara River, was pumped out early yesterday morning by the FUKTON and placed in Mills Dock for repairs. She stove a hole in her port bow by striking a log in the raft she was towing.
      The J.W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, August, 1882



The tug JOHN B. GRIFFIN, reported sunk at Black Rock yesterday, has been raised, and is now at Mill's dry dock. Her damage is slight.
      The J.W. Hall Great lakes Marine Scrapbook, August, 1882



Steam screw JOHN B. GRIFFIN. U. S. No. 75635. Of 28.21 tons gross; 14.11 tons net. Built at Buffalo, N.Y., in 1874. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 57.4 x 14.6 x 6.9 Of 65 indicated horse power.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1891


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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1882
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24111
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.262222 Longitude: -79.073055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John B. Griffin (Propeller), U75635, sunk, 1 Aug 1882