Maritime History of the Great Lakes
W. P. Thew (Propeller), U81024, collision, 22 Jun 1909
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THEW, W.P. Propeller. U. S. No. 81024. Built 1884, of 206 Gross Tons. June 22, 1909 vessel collided with the Propeller WILLIAM LIVINGSTON near Thunder Bay Island, Lake Huron, and became a total loss. Of 11 persons on board, no lives were lost.
      Loss of U. S. Vessels Reported in
      Fiscal Year 1909, M.V.U.S. 1909

Capt. D.P. Crane of the steamer WILLIAM LIVINGSTONE, whose ship sank the steamer THEW in lake Huron a few months ago, has been suspended for 30 days by the local inspectors.
      Buffalo Evening News
      August 27, 1909

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss
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William R. McNeil
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W. P. Thew (Propeller), U81024, collision, 22 Jun 1909