Sagamore 57932

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Title: Sagamore 57932
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Description: "Sagamore" was a whaleback barge, of steel, built in 1892, at Superior, Wisconsin. It was to be towed behind the Stmr. "Pathfinder," later renamed "Progress." On July, 1901, it was sunk by the Stmr. "Northern Queen" in Whitefish Bay, Lake Superior, while carrying iron ore from Duluth, Minnesota to Lake Erie. The vessel's hull was the same size as the whaleback stmrs. "Thos. Wilson," "John B. Trevor," "James B. Colegate," and "Samuel Mather."
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