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Tacoma (Propeller), U145268, aground, 6 Jul 1904

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The Propeller TACOMA ran on the head of Stag Island yesterday while bound up the St. Clair River without a cargo, and is out three feet all around. Tugs are unable to move the boat and much trouble is expected in releasing her. Her decks are badly sprung. She is one of the Gilchrist fleet.
      Buffalo Evening News
      July 7, 1904

Steam screw TACOMA. U. S. No. 145268. Of 1,879 tons gross; 1,609 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1881. Home port, Cleveland, Ohio. 260.7 x 38.7 x 21.7 Crew of 15. Of 600 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1904

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.882777 Longitude: -82.463888
William R. McNeil
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Tacoma (Propeller), U145268, aground, 6 Jul 1904