Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Bransford (Propeller), U3925, collision, 7 Nov 1902
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Lying at the bottom of Superior Harbor is the tug RECORD, which was crushed and sunk by the propeller BRANSFORD yesterday. Thomas McAllister, fireman of the tug, was scalded with steam from a bursted pipe, but is expected to recover. It is the third time the RECORD has gone to the bottom.
      Buffalo Evening News
      November 8, 1902

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Steam screw BRANSFORD. U. S. No. 3925. Of 4657 gross tons; 3387 tons net. Built West Bay City, Mich., 1902. Home port, Cleveland, O. 414.0 x 50.0 x 29.0 Crew of 22.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1903

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Uninjured ?
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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 46.72077 Longitude: -92.10408
William R. McNeil
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Bransford (Propeller), U3925, collision, 7 Nov 1902