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John Shaw (Schooner), U76601, collision, 30 Jul 1891


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A COLLISION AT GROSSE POINT.
Detroit, July 30. -- A tug has just brought the barge ZAPOTEC down from Gross Point and ran her on the middle ground to prevent her sinking. She was in collision with the barge JOHN SHAW. The starboard side of the ZAPOTEC, from the main rigging aft is badly smashed and forced in.
      Buffalo Enquirer
      July 30, 1891

     
Schooner JOHN SHAW. U. S. No. 76601. Of 928.13 gross tons; 881.73 net tons. Built West Bay City, Mich., 1885.
Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 205.7 x 37.1 x 14.3
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1891
     
     


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1891
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24355
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.38615 Longitude: -82.91186
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John Shaw (Schooner), U76601, collision, 30 Jul 1891