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Robbie Dunham (Propeller), U110463, adrift, 1 Nov 1902

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After 20 years of service on Lake Michigan the tug ROBBIE DUNHAM had her machinery removed at Chicago. Her hull was set adrift on the lake where it will probably sink in a short time.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Thursday, November 20, 1902
Steam screw ROBBIE DUNHAM. U. S. No. 110463. Of 34 tons gross; 17 tons net. Built Chicago, Ill., 1881, Home port, Grand Haven, Mich. 55.4 x 16.6 x 7.3 Crew of 3.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S, 1903
NOTE:- In spite of the above newspaper article, the ROBBIE DUNHAM remained on the Merchant Vessel Lists up to 1906.

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Reason: adrift
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
William R. McNeil
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Robbie Dunham (Propeller), U110463, adrift, 1 Nov 1902