The tug L R Hisey (28 Feb 1938)

The tug L. R. Hisey is smashed and sinks while docking the 629-foot steamship Laconia. This accident hastens plans for the proposed harbor and causeway at Virginia Key. [Plan drawings.] (28 Feb 1938) Newspapers: The Miami News (weekly), Miami News-Metropolis, Miami Daily News or The Miami News Page: 1, Section: A

US inspectors are in charge (28 Mar 1913)

U.S. inspectors are in charge of the Laconia [Lugano]. The crew wants to abandon ship. (28 Mar 1913) Newspapers: Daily Miami Metropolis, The Miami Metropolis (daily), The Daily Metropolis or Miami Daily Metropolis Page: 1, Section: N/A

Ships

Click on the name of a ship to perform a search for that term. Disregard the Ships search result, as that contains the names of all ships. “dredge number 2” derrick barge 9 dredge number 10 sub chaser 95 (renamed to Service) sub chaser 154 sub chaser 205 cutter 214 cutter 247 cruiser 284 cutter … Continue reading Ships