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Detailed Information for Francis Hinton (1889) Print Version
 
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Vessel Name: Francis Hinton (1889) Shipwreck Photos

 
National Register: Listed
Registry #: 120754
Casualty: 11/16/1909, stranded
Vessel Type: Steam Screw
Built: 1889, Jasper Hanson Scove, Manitowoc, WI
Owners:
Home Port: Chicago, IL
Cargo: Lumber
Lives Lost:
Length: 152.20 ft
Beam: 30.90 ft
Depth of Hold: 10.80 ft
Hull: Wood
Gross Tonnage: 417.34
Propulsion: Steam Screw
Rig Type:  
Body of Water: Lake Michigan
County: Manitowoc
Nearest City: Manitowoc
Water Depth: 19 ft
Lat: 44 06.67
Long: 087 37.876

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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