The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Sahara (Propeller), U201012, collision, 1 Jun 1904

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It is learned at Detroit that the propeller JAMES H. HOYT of the Provident Line was in collision with the propeller SAHARA of the Tomlison Fleet in the St. Clair Flats Canal last Sunday afternoon, both boats having been damaged above the water line. The forward decks of both boats were buckled by the impact, The HOYT"s upper works were slightly crushed.
      Buffalo Evening News
      July 1, 1904

Steam screw SAHARA. U. S. No. 201012. Of 5,785 tons gross; 4,497 tons net. Built at Lorain, Ohio in 1904. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 474.0 x 52.0 x 29.0 and a crew of 24. Passenger service. Steel built. Of 1,600 indicated horse power.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1909 [steam vessels]
NOTE:-- later renamed CUYLER ADAMS.

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
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William R. McNeil
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Sahara (Propeller), U201012, collision, 1 Jun 1904