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City of Rome (Propeller), U125914, fire, 7 May 1914


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Steam screw CITY OF ROME. U. S. No. 125914. Of 1,908 tons gross. Built 1881. On May 7, 1914, vessel burned off Ripley, about 30 miles west of Dunkirk, N.Y., with 17 persons on board, no lives were lost.
      Loss Reported of American Vessels
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1914


Steam screw CITY OF ROME. U. S. No. 125914. Of 1908 tons gross; 1594 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1881. Home port, Sandusky, O. 268.2 x 40.2 x 20.3 Crew of 17. Of 500 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1902


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1914
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24818
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.267 Longitude: -79.7106
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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City of Rome (Propeller), U125914, fire, 7 May 1914