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R. J. Gordon (Propeller), U110504, fire, 25 Apr 1901


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The steamer R.J. GORDON, loaded with lime, lath and stone, while lying at her dock at South Haven, Thursday, caught fire in the forward part of her hold. She was towed out into the river and sunk.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Friday, April 26, 1901
     
     
Steam screw R.J. GORDON. U. S. No. 110504. Of 280 tons gross; 202 tons net. Built Marine City, Mich, 1881. Home port, Grand Haven, Mich. 103.6 x 23.0 x 7.7
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1901
     


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1901
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24465
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.40309 Longitude: -86.27364
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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R. J. Gordon (Propeller), U110504, fire, 25 Apr 1901