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Brenton (Motor Vessel), U226189, sunk, 19 Sep 1937


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Oil screw BRENTON. U. S. No. 226189. Of 29 tons gross. Built 1909. On September 19, 1937, vessel foundered 8 miles northwest by west from Frankfort, Mich., with 5 persons on board, no lives were lost.
      Loss reported of American Vessels
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1938


Oil screw BRENTON.* U. S. No. 226189. Of 29 tons gross; 20 tons net. Built at Muskegon,, Mich., in 1909. Home port, Newport, R. I. 60.3 x 13.0 x 6.5 and a crew of 5. Fish service. Of 95 indicated horse power. Owned by Percy F. Remington.
      *Formerly U, S. Q. M. Corps. steam screw LIEUT. Wm. H. SMITH.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1927 [motor vessels]
     
     
Steam screw LIEUT. Wm. H. SMITH. 65.0 X 13.0 X 7.0 Built at Muskegon,, Mich., in 1909. Wood built.
      *Formerly U, S. Q. M. Corps. steam screw LIEUT. Wm. H. SMITH.
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1909
      Vessels of the Quartermaster Corps. U. S. Army
     


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1937
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Local identifier:
McN.W.25080
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 44.63361 Longitude: -86.23454
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Brenton (Motor Vessel), U226189, sunk, 19 Sep 1937