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Forest Queen (Propeller), struck rock, 1 May 1863


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Propeller FOREST QUEEN, struck on Lime Kiln Rock, Detroit River.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, January 20, 1864



RUN AGROUND. -- The propeller FOREST QUEEN, which passed down late on Sunday evening run hard aground on a reef near Bois Blanc Island, at the mouth of the river, and it is stated will have considerable difficulty in getting off. The greater portion of her cargo will have to be lightened before she can be moved. --- Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Wednesday, May 20, 1863


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: struck rock
Hull damage: $275
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1863
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.55
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.12588 Longitude: -83.13215
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Forest Queen (Propeller), struck rock, 1 May 1863