Colin Munro (Propeller), sunk, 1 Nov 1882
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LOSS OF A TUG
[Special Telegram to the Inter Ocean]
Toronto, Ont. Nov. 24. -- The tug COLIN MUNRO, owned by Captain Thomas Mentor, sank at her dock at Babys Point during the storm. George Johnson, the fireman, who was acting as watchman, is missing. The supposition is that he was in the cabin at the time and went down with her. Several theories are advanced as to the cause of the disaster, but nothing reliable up to the present. No insurance.
J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, No. 2, November, 1882
Screw propeller COLIN MUNRO. [no Canadian No.] Of 29 gross tons; 14 tons reg. Built Port Stanley, Ont., 1873. Home port, Port Stanley, Ont. 52.0 x 11.0 x 6.1. Owned by Thomas Mentor, of Baby's Point, Ont.
List of Vessels on the Registry Books of the
Dominion of Canada, on December 31, 1886
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