Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Lackawanna (Propeller), U140930, sunk, 1 Sep 1909
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The work of raising the sunken steamer LACKAWANNA at Port Huron was begun yesterday.
      Buffalo Evening News
      September 21, 1909
The steamer LACKAWANNA which was sunk by collision a short time ago is at Detroit unloading her cargo of flour. She will be brought to Buffalo for repairs.
      Buffalo Evening news
      September 29, 1909
      Marine Notes. -- The steamer LACKAWANNA, owned by the Mutual Transit Company, which had been undergoing repairs here, sailed last night for Cleveland. She was run down and sunk in the St. Clair River by the steamer CHIEFTAIN early in the fall.
      Buffalo Evening News
      November 6, 1909
Steam screw LACKAWANNA. U. S. No. 140930. Of 2015 gross tons; 1595 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1888. Home port, Duluth. 260.0 x 39.2 x 21.6 Passenger service. Crew of 19. Of 800 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906

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Reason: sunk
Freight: flour
Remarks: Raised
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  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.97086 Longitude: -82.42491
William R. McNeil
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Lackawanna (Propeller), U140930, sunk, 1 Sep 1909