The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Columbia (Brig), leak, 1 Jul 1855


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COLUMBIA Brig, cargo R. R. iron &c., sprang leak on L. E. Discharged cargo and
docked at Detroit. Property loss $2,500
      Buffalo Morning Express (casualty list)
      Jan. 11, 1856

      . . . . .

The brig COLUMBIA, which left this port for Coup River, Lake Superior, with
the locomotive "Sebastopol" and some railroad iron, for the Iron Mountain Road,
sprung a leak on this lake and will have to discharge and go into dry dock at
Detroit.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Thursday, July 12, 1955


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Freight: R.R.iron
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1855
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.870
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Columbia (Brig), leak, 1 Jul 1855