The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Uncle Sam (Propeller), U15304, wrecked by ice, 28 Mar 1882


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TOTAL LOSSES, 1882
      [Inter Ocean Casualty List]
      March 28 -- Tug UNCLE SAM, In the Straits of Mackinaw.
      J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, December, 1882
     
     
     
      UNCLE SAM, Tug. Destroyed by ice in Straits, 1882.
      History of the Great Lakes
      by Mansfield



Steam screw UNCLE SAM. U. S. No. 15304. Of 24.86 gross tons; 12.43 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1863. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 60.4 x 13.8 x 6.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
     
     
Steam screw tug LITTLE GIANT.* U. S. No. 15304. Of 24 gross tons. Built Chicago, Ill., 1863. by Miller Bros. Of 60.4 x 13.8 x 6.4.
      * Renamed UNCLE SAM - U. S. - 1883 [ abandoned 1908 ]
      Herman Runge List
     

     
NOTE: -- Ex LITTLE GIANT, rebuilt after burning in 1882


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Reason: wrecked by ice
Remarks: Rebuilt
Date of Original:
1882
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24195
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Uncle Sam (Propeller), U15304, wrecked by ice, 28 Mar 1882