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City of Green Bay (Propeller), U91228, fire, 19 Aug 1909

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Insurance adjusters who have visited the steamer CITY OF GREEN BAY, burned and sunk in Saginaw Bay last month, say that she will be almost a total loss.
      Buffalo Evening News
      September 23, 1909

Steam screw CITY OF GREEN BAY.* U.S. No. 91228. Of 208 tons gross; 142 tons net. Built at Fort Howard, Wis., in 1880. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 134.0 x 22.7 x 7.0. Crew of 8, Of 566 indicated horse power. Dredge service.
      * Formerly steam paddle M.C. HAWLEY
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1909

Steam Screw CITY OF GREEN BAY. U. S. No. 91228. Of 208 tons gross. Built1880. On August 19, 1909 vessel burned at Whilsters Point, Saginaw Bay, Mich. With 8 persons on board. No lives lost.
      Loss of American Vessels Reported
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1910

      Steam paddle M.C. HAWLEY. U.S. No. 91228, of 208.77 tons gross; 171.94 tons net. Home port, Milwaukee, Wis. Changed name to CITY OF GREEN BAY on March 13, 1884.
      List of Vessels Whose Names Have been
      Changed under the Act of March 2, 1881
      U. S. Merchant vessel List, 1885



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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.75002 Longitude: -83.66664
William R. McNeil
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City of Green Bay (Propeller), U91228, fire, 19 Aug 1909