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Albert B. Gowan (Propeller), U106553, fire, 10 Aug 1899


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The steamer ALBERT Y. GOWAN lies on the bottom of the Detroit River opposite the fort. She caught fire while lying at the Michigan Central wharf early this morning and was towed out by the fire tug.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, August 10, 1899
     
     

Steam screw ALBERT Y. GOWAN. U. S. No. 106553. Of 359 tons gross; 269 tons net. Built Lorain, Ohio, 1888. Home port, Sandusky, Ohio. 124.0 x 26.0 x 6.5 Of 130 Nominal horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1900
     


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1899
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24442
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.081944 Longitude: -83.125555
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Albert B. Gowan (Propeller), U106553, fire, 10 Aug 1899