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Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), August 12, 1908 
TextNewspapers    SMALL TITANIA RAMMED BIG STEAMER KINGSTON, -- SANK IN TWO MINUTES Accident in Charlotte harbor, Lake Ontario, Through Heroic Work of rescuers, Probable Free From Fatalities. ROCHESTER, N. Y., Aug. 12. -- With decks crowded with passengers the large steamer KINGSTON of the Richelieu & ...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), September 2, 1908 
TextNewspapers    Tonawanda, Sept. 2. -- The steamer Charles Fix with two canal boats in tow as lighters has left Tonawanda for Charlotte via the Welland canal to raise the TITANIA, the steamer recently sunk by a collision with the steamer KINGSTON. Fix Brothers, owners of the TITANIA, have libeled the KINGSTON,...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), September 4, 1908 
TextNewspapers    RECKLESS AND UNSKILLFUL NAVIGATION THE CAUSE. Capt. Frederick L. R. Pope and Joseph G. Schumacher of the united States Steamboat Inspection service in this district have completed their investigation of the collision of the steamers TITANIA and KINGSTON in Charlotte harbor, finding that the ...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), November 19, 1908 
TextNewspapers    The tug CLARENCE FIX attempted to tow the hulk of the steamer TITANIA from Charlotte yesterday, but broke away in the strong northwester and returned to Charlotte. The TITANIA is owned by the Fix Brothers of Buffalo and was sunk in August at the entrance to Charlotte Harbor. ...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), November 20, 1908 
TextNewspapers    STEAMER TITANIA LIES IN 60 FEET OF WATER. The hulk of the steamer TITANIA, owned by Fix Brothers of Buffalo lies in 60 feet of water off the Devil's Nose, Lake Ontario. She broke away from the CLARENCE FIX on Wednesday and foundered. It is said there is not even a remote chance of the vessel...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), July 8, 1908 
TextNewspapers    SCHOONER ASHORE. Watertown, July 8. -- A Canadian schooner, name unknown, was blown ashore near Sackets Harbor last night in the gale that raged on Lake Ontario and is rapidly going to pieces. The life-saving crew from Big Sandy has been summoned. ...
Buffalo Evening News (Buffalo, NY), July 9, 1908 
TextNewspapers    THE JAMES G. BLAINE A TOTAL LOSS. Oswego, July 9. -- The barge JAMES G. BLAINE parted a tow line in the heavy sea yesterday and grounded east of the harbor. The BLAINE is breaking up and vessel and cargo will be a total loss. The BLAINE was formerly the schooner PENSAUKEE, a famous ship in...
Daily Times (Oswego, NY), March 14, 1908 
TextNewspapers    Oswego Fleet Oswego's change from a commercial to a manufacturing city is best illustrated by a glance at the list of craft composing the Oswego fleet which sailed in and out of our harbor during the 70's The capacity of the schooners was between 20,000 and 25,000 bushels. The present steamer...
Hattie Hutt (Schooner), C112190, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  .... Of 290 gross tons. Built Saugatuck, Mi., 1873.       * Renamed HATTIE HUTT - U. S. - 1881       HATTIE HUTT - Canada - 1908 [C 112190 ]     &#160...
Emma L. (Propeller), C116543, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ....11 6543. Of 56 gross tons. Built at Farran's Point, Ont. in 1903. 68.4 x 14.8 x 7.8.       * Renamed EMMA L. - Canada - 1908 [sunk Lake St. Louis, Que., July 15, 1926] ]       Herman Runge...
John Rolph (Propeller), C88241, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...., in 1883. 136.6 x 27.8 x 10.3.       * Renamed JOHN ROLPH - Canada - 1908 [ broken up 1930]       Herman Runge List       ...
Going (Steam yacht), C126919, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ... screw MAY LILY.* U. S. No. 91345. Built 1881 at Detroit, Mich. Of 45 tons gross. 63.7 x 18.1 x 8.4       * Renamed GRACE - U. S. - 1891       GOING - Canada - 1908 C 126919     &...
Harold (Propeller), U115830, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ex SAMUEL M. SLOAN
Dallas (Steam yacht), U205504, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...Steam yacht ALEXANDER J. DALLAS.* U. S. No. 205504. Of 179 tons gross. Built Portland, Me., 1874.       * Renamed DALLAS - U. S. - 1908       Herman Runge List       ...
Hagan (Propeller), U126056, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...Steam screw C.T. DENNIS.* U. S. No. 126056. Of 8 tons gross. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1882. 44.0 x 13.0 x 6.6.       * Renamed HAGAN - U. S. - 1908       Herman Runge List       ...
Muskegon (Propeller), U20470, 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...Steam screw PEERLESS.* U. S. No. 20470. Of 1199 gross tons. Built Cleveland, O., 1872. 211.0 x 33.9 x 12.5.       * Renamed MUSKEGON - U. S. - 1908       Herman Runge List   &#160...
Keweenaw (Steamboat), U14043, 26 Apr 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...KEWEENAW, built for Eber Ward (1860) was finest vessel on lakes in her day. Illustration.       Detroit News       April 26, 1908 p.6 ...
William Livingstone (Propeller), U205186, 16 Apr 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...;#160; April 16, 1908 31-3       . . . . .       TWO STEAMERS ADDED TO GREAT LAKES FLEET The launching Saturday at the Ecorse plant of the Great...
Rufus P. Ranney (Propeller), U205088, 16 Apr 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ..., 1908 31-3       . . . . .       TWO STEAMERS ADDED TO GREAT LAKES FLEET The launching Saturday at the Ecorse plant of the Great Lakes...
William F. Wolff (Propeller), 16 Apr 1908 
TextNewspapers  1908  ...The stm. WM. H. WOLFF, building at the Lorain yard of the American Ship Building Co. for Capt. Dennis Sullivan, of Chicago, will be launched on Saturday next.       The Marine Review       April 16, 1908 31-3 ...

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