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History and Notes
- Built for wrecking & fishing, Marquette, MI.
- 1876, Nov Grounded Epoufette Shoal, 5 killed.
- 1884, May 31 Owned A.P. Newton, Port Huron District.
- 1885, May 16 Owned L. Bermiller, Sandusky District.
- 1886, Apr 21 Owned Henry Lay, Sandusky.
- 1887, Sep 5 Owned J.C. Zollinger, Sandusky.
- 1888, Apr 25 Owned J. Hurley, Sault Ste. Marie.
- 1890, Apr 20 Owned G. Corning (Cranberry Lumber Co., Ashland, WI), towed log rafts.
- 1895 Unofficially renamed J. W. BENNETT.
- 1900, Mar 28 Owned Frank Boutin, Bayfield, WI.
- 1904, Jun 3 Owned George D. Nau, Green Bay, WI.
- 1906, Aug Collided with steamer SAUGATUCK near Green Bay, WI, sunk, raised next year.
- 1907, Jul 13 Owned Leathem & Smith Towing & Wrecking Co, Sturgeon Bay, WI.
- 1910, Jan 10 Owned Lake Superior Towing Co.
- 1911, Dec 8 Documents surrendered Marquette, MI, "sold foreign".
- 1912 Registered as J. W. BENNETT in Canada, C131055; 90.6 x 17.5 x 9; 107 gross / 73 net tons.
- 1915, Oct 15 Wrecked.
- William MacDonald Collection, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, Detroit
- Newspaper Clippings
- Great Lakes Register
- Great Lakes Historical Society
- Edward J. Dowling Collection, University of Detroit-Mercy
- Donald V. Baut
- David Swayze Shipwreck Database
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- 2008-02-20 14:48:35
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