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Genesee Chief (Propeller), U10243, broke machinery, 1 Aug 1855


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GENESEE CHIEF Propeller, broke her shaft. Towed into Cleveland. August 1855. Property loss $600
      Buffalo Morning Express (casualty list)
      Jan. 11, 1856


      Steamer GENESEE CHIEF. U. S. No. 10243. Of 441.79 tons, Home port, Detroit, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1867
     

Steam screw GENESEE CHIEF.* U. S. No. 10243. Of 429 tons. Built Carthage, N.Y., 1846. First Home port, Rochester, N.Y.
      * Rig changed to barge Sept. 5, 1868
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the United States
      Lytle - Holdcamper List. 1790 - 1868
     


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Notes:
Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.918
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Genesee Chief (Propeller), U10243, broke machinery, 1 Aug 1855