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Detailed Information for Pretoria (1900) Print Version
 
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Vessel Name: Pretoria (1900) Shipwreck Photos

National Register: Listed
Registry #: 150872
Casualty: 9/2/1905, foundered
Vessel Type: Schooner-barge
Built: 1900, James Davidson, West Bay City, MI
Owners: Davidson Steamship Co.
Home Port: Duluth, MN
Cargo: Iron Ore
Lives Lost: 5
Length: 338.40 ft
Beam: 44.00 ft
Depth of Hold: 23.00 ft
Hull: Wood
Gross Tonnage: 2,790.00
Propulsion:  
Rig Type: Schooner
Body of Water: Lake Superior
County: Ashland
Nearest City: La Pointe
Water Depth: 55 ft
Lat: 47 05.338
Long: 090 23.354

Data contributed by: Wisconsin Historical Society

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