H.B. Hawgood 96663

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Title: H.B. Hawgood 96663
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Description: This propeller was built in 1903 by American Ship Building, Lorain, Ohio. She was owned by Acme Transit Company until 1915, when she was sold to Pittsburgh Steamship Company. She was then sold to U.S. Maritime Commission in 1943. In 1915, she became "Pentecost Mitchell." As "H.B. Hawgood," she was driven ashore at Weis Beach two miles above Port Edward, Ontario, lake Huron in "Big Storm," November 9-13, 1913. As "Pentecost Mitchell," she sank in collision with steamer "Saxona" off Frying Pan Shoal, Soo River, May 14, 1917. Both steamers had to be cut apart before being raised. She was scrapped by Steel Company of Canada, Hamilton, Ontario, in 1946.
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