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Harbor Springs, Sept. 26. - The steamer GRACIE BARKER of the ferry line to Petoskey burned to the water's edge early this morning. The loss is about $8,000, with no insurance.
September 27, 1895
The little ferry steamer GRACE BARKER burned at Harbor Springs last Thursday. Loss $8,000 with no insurance.
October 3, 1895
The little ferry steamer GRACIE BARKER, which burned last fall and was rebuilt during the winter, was launched last week.
May 9, 1896
Steam screw GRACIE BARKER. U. S. No. 85587. Of 73.32 tons gross; 49.07 tons net. Built at Grand Haven, Mich., in 1879. Home port, Grand Haven, Mich. 87.4 x 17.8 x 7.1 and 50 nominal horse power.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1895
NOTE:-- The GRACIE BARKER, had to be rebuilt with a different name, she is not listed in the Merchant Vessel Lists, U.S. 1896, 97 or 98 under her old name.
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- Reason: fire
Hull damage: $8,000
Remarks: Rebuilt [new name ?]
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Michigan, United States
Latitude: 45.43168 Longitude: -84.992
- William R. McNeil
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