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Omar D. Conger (Propeller), U155055, fire, 20 Jun 1901


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The ferry OMAR D. CONGER suffered a fire to the extent of $20,000 danmages at noon today. The entire upper works of the boat are a total loss while the lower deck is badly burned. The CONGER burned on June 20, 1901 and had just been rebuilt having come out this summer.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Tuesday, August 19, 1902
     
     
      Steam screw OMAR D. CONGER. U. S. No. 155055. Of 199 tons gross; 158 tons net. Built Port Huron, Mich., 1882. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 92.2 x 26.0 x 10.0
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1899
     


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Reason: fire
Remarks: Rebuilt
Date of Original:
1901
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24481
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.97086 Longitude: -82.42491
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Omar D. Conger (Propeller), U155055, fire, 20 Jun 1901