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Princeton (Propeller), collision, 10 Jun 1847


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Propeller PRINCETON, and steamer BUNKER HILL in collision near Conneaut, damage slight.
      Buffalo Courier (1847 casualty list)
      March 17, 1848

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      Propeller PRINCETON, and Steamer BUNKER HILL came into collision near Conneaut, June 10, 1847. BUNKER HILL damaged slightly.
      Casualty List for 1847
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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Last evening the propeller PRINCETON, bound down, met the steamer BUNKER HILL coming up, and ran into her, considerably injuring her hull and carrying away several
stanchions.
      Detroit Free Press
      Monday, June 14, 1847

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      MORE COLLISIONS. - The Cleveland Herald of the 12th, states that the steamer BUNKER HILL and the propeller PRINCETON ran into each other near Conneaut. The
BUNKER received quite a smash in her guards, &c.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      June 15, 1847

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Damage slight
Date of Original:
1847
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Local identifier:
McN.W.582
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.94756 Longitude: -80.55424
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Princeton (Propeller), collision, 10 Jun 1847