Description: Loads at McCabe Elevator, Port Arthur, WI Date Taken: June 10th, 1952 Size: 8.21 x 5.37 Media: Print Creator: Collection: HCGL/MAIN: Lake Carriers' Assn. Image ID: 001481
Registry and Rig Information
Vessel Name: DUNN, SIR JAMES
Official Number: 194448
Dimensions and Tonnage
Gross Tonnage: 12434.00
Net Tonnage: 0.00
Hull Material: Steel
Hull Number: 00109
History: Commissioned on May 3, 1952.
As SIR JAMES DUNN: Ran aground briefly near the Thousand Islands Bridge, St. Lawrence River, December 12, 1972; released herself undamaged.
Ran aground in the St. Lawrence River near Champlain, Quebec, on August 21, 1980. She was freed the following day with the assistance of four tugs. She sustained only minor damage.
As SIR JAMES DUNN: Ran aground on April 10, 1981, while downbound in the St. Marys River just below the locks. She was freed the following day.
Disposition: Towed to Turkish scrapyard in October 1989. (CHIPS, November 13, 1989)