The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Yantic (Gunboat), 1 May 1877


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AN UNSEAWORTHY WAR SHIP.
Washington, May 24. - Commander William Whitehead, of the steamer YANTIC, having decided to leave the battery of that vessel at Capt Town, South Africa, because of the unseaworthiness of the YANTIC, his action is full approved of by the Navy Department. She is a white oak vessel, has been in constant use for the past five years, and was reported unseaworthy a year ago.
      Cleveland Herald
      Friday, May 25, 1877
     


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unseaworthy
Date of Original:
1877
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McN.E.4938
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Yantic (Gunboat), 1 May 1877