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John B. Lyon (Propeller), U76199, aground, 12 Sep 1900


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Ten lives were lost by the sinking of the steamer J.B. LYONS of Cleveland off Girard, Pa. Wednesday morning. Five were saved. The steamer lies in shoal water about 6 miles northeast of Conneaut.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, September 13, 1900
     
     
     
Steam screw JOHN B. LYON. U. S. No. 76199. Of 1,710 tons gross; 1,330 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1881. Home port, Sandusky, Ohio. 255.9 x 38.8 x 20.0 Of 1,426 nominal horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1900
     
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: 10
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1900
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24457
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Pennsylvania, United States
    Latitude: 42.00033 Longitude: -80.31812
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John B. Lyon (Propeller), U76199, aground, 12 Sep 1900