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A. T. Bliss, U29925, sunk, 4 Nov 1903

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The barge A.T. BLISS, loaded with stone from Sturgeon Bay to Ludington, ib tow of the tug SIDNEY SMITH, sank in a severe storm Wednesday night. The car ferry PERE MARQUETTE No. 18 rescued the crew of the barge owned by the Sturgeon Bay Stone Co.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Friday, November 6, 1903

Schooner barge A.T. BLISS. U. S. No. 29925. Of 437 tons gross; 415 tons net. Built East Saginaw, Mich., 1881. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 168.0 x 30.5 x 10.3 Crew of 6
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902

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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: stone
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
William R. McNeil
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A. T. Bliss, U29925, sunk, 4 Nov 1903