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F. H. Prince (Propeller), U120797, aground, 9 Oct 1904

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The Rutland Transit Line propeller F.H. PRINCE is ashore on Rock Island, about 12 miles from Port Colborne. She is on a rock bottom, but her condition has not been reported. two tugs and a lighter have been sent to her. She was bound from Chicago to Ogdensburg with a valuable cargo of merchandise.
      Buffalo Evening News
      October 10, 1904

Steam screw F.H. PRINCE. U. S. No. 120797. Of 2,047 tons gross; 1,547 tons net. Built Detroit, Mich., 1890. Home port, Ogdensburg, N.Y. 240.0 x 42.0 x 23.4 Crew of 18. Of 800 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: merchandise
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.862777 Longitude: -79.423611
William R. McNeil
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F. H. Prince (Propeller), U120797, aground, 9 Oct 1904