Central Alaska Rivers Shipwrecks ( J )

JOHN J MITCHELL (1905)     The 80 ton wooden barge John J Mitchell stranded and wrecked in the Yukon Flats near Fort Yukon August 5, 1905.  She was valued at $10,000 with cargo at the time of the casualty.

                Mapping and Location : Central Alaska  66 34 N 145 16 W

                Sources : 1. Shipwrecks of the Alaskan Shelf and Shore (1992), 2. The H W McCurdy Marine History of the Pacific Northwest (1966) Pg 115

 

 

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