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Briton (Propeller), U3493, aground, 13 Nov 1929


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Steam screw BRITON. U. S. No. 3493. Of 2,434 tons gross. Built 1891. On November 13, 1929, vessel stranded on Point Abino, Ont., with 24 people aboard. No lives were lost.
      Loss Reported of American Vessels
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1930
     

Steam screw BRITON. U. S. No. 3493. Of 2348 tons gross; 1875 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1891. Home port, Duluth, Minn. 296.2 x 40.4 x 21.1 Crew of 20. Of 1,200 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1929
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24757
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.836111 Longitude: -79.095277
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Briton (Propeller), U3493, aground, 13 Nov 1929