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R. A. Packer (Propeller), U110491, fire, 1 Nov 1902


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The crew of the burned propeller R.A. PACKER reached shore in safety in small boats.
      Buffalo Evening News
      November 12, 1902
     
     
NOTE:- the R.A. PACKER was sold Canadian, renamed BATACHAWANA, which burned in Lake Superior, 1915
     
     
Steam screw ROBERT A. PACKER. U.S. N. 110491. Of 921.64 tons gross; 770.01 tons net. Built Bay City, Mich., 1881. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. 209.0 x 33.8 x 16.1
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
     


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1902
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24325
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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R. A. Packer (Propeller), U110491, fire, 1 Nov 1902