W. B. Castle (Propeller), U26860, fire, 5 Dec 1883
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Port Huron, Mich., Dec. 5. -- The tug W.B. CASTLE took fire at Howard's Dock at noon today. The fire originated in the lamp room, forward of the port gangway. Her house, rail, bulwarks, part of the deck, and deck beams amidships were burned. Insured for $10,000. --- Inter Ocean.
J.W. Hall Great Lakes marine Scrapbook, December, 1883
Steam screw W.B. CASTLE. U. S. No. 26860. Of 172.77 tons gross; 110.55 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1862. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 114.0 x 20.0 x 18.0 Of 275 nominal horsepower.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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