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Dover (Steamboat), U120796, fire, 23 Jul 1932


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Steam paddle DOVER. U. S. No. 120796. Of 532 tons gross. Built 1890. On July 23, 1932, vessel burned at Ecorse, Mich., with no loss of life.
      Loss Reported of American Vessels
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1933
     
     

FRANK E. KIRBY * Built Feb. 14, 1890 Sidewheel Passenger - Iron
U.S. No. 120796 532 gt - 374 nt 195.5' x 30.1' x 10.2'
* Renamed, (b) SILVER SPRAY - US - 1926
      (c) DOVER - US - 1927
Burned June 23, 1932, at Ecorse, Mich.; hull raised and scrapped in 1939.
      Detroit/Wyandotte Shipbuilding Master List
      Institute for Great Lakes research
      Perrysburg, Ohio.

     


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1932
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Local identifier:
McN.W.25036
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.24448 Longitude: -83.14576
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Dover (Steamboat), U120796, fire, 23 Jul 1932