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John B. Trevor (Propeller), U77133, sunk by collision, 10 Aug 1899


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The whaleback JOHN B. TREVOR sunk at Southeast Bend of the St. Clair River opposite Star Island as a result of a collision with her consort whaleback No. 131. The crew was rescued with great difficulty by the barge.
      Port Huron Dailt Times
      Thursday, August 10, 1899


JOHN B. TREVOR.* Built May 1, 1895 Whaleback bulk propeller - Steel
U.S. No. 77173. 1713 gt -1318 nt 308.0 x 38.0 x 24.0
      * Renamed (b) ATIKOKAN - U.S. - 1910 [C 131053]
      Lengthened 54 feet in 1922. Scrapped in 1935
      American Barge Co., Superior, Wis. Master Shipbuilding List
      Institute for Great lakes Research
      Perrysburg, Ohio
     
     


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Notes:
Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1899
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.24441
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John B. Trevor (Propeller), U77133, sunk by collision, 10 Aug 1899