Propeller and Stirrup Bearing

Propeller and Stirrup Bearing (HM1PLG)

Location: Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 Door County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 49.837', W 87° 23.028'

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This cast iron propeller and stirrup bearing unit is from the Steamer Wotum, which was built in 1893. This historic ship was 190 feet long, had a 36-foot beam, and weighed 936 gross tons. A steam engine was installed about 1910 - fore and aft type: two cylinders 22 inches and 44 inches cycle with a 40 inch stroke engine built by N.G. Stout, Buffalo, New York. It had one fire box boiler 11-inch diameter and 25 feet long.
Donated by Bay Shipbuilding Company
Placed ByDoor County Maritime Museum
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Date Added Thursday, November 26th, 2015 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 469661 N 4964205
Decimal Degrees44.83061667, -87.38380000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 49.837', W 87° 23.028'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 49' 50.22" N, 87° 23' 1.68" W
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Area Code(s)920
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 129 N Madison Ave, Sturgeon Bay WI 54235, US
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