The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Zillah (Propeller), U136106, sunk, 29 Aug 1926

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Steam screw ZILLAH. U. S. No. 136106. of 748 tons gross. Built 1890. On August 29, 1926, vessel foundered at Whitefish Point Minn., with 12 persons on board. No lives lost.
      Loss Reported to American Vessels
      Merchant vessel List, U. S., 1927
      Steam screw ZILLAH.* U.S. No. 136106. Of 748 tons gross; 583 tons net. Built at West Bay City, Mich., in 1890. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 201.7 x 37.0 x 13.0
      * formerly Steam screw EDWARD SMITH.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1901
      Propeller EDWARD SMITH.* U. S. No. 136106. Of 748 gross tons; 583 net tons. Built at West Bay City, Mich., March 31, 1890. 201.0 x 37.0 x 13.0
* Renamed ZILLAH - U.S. - 1900. DISPOSITION:-- Foundered 4 miles outside Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, Aug. 29, 1926
      Master Shipbuilding List, West Bay City
      Institute for Great Lake Research
      Perrysburgh, Ohio

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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.76947 Longitude: -84.95258
William R. McNeil
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Zillah (Propeller), U136106, sunk, 29 Aug 1926