The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Sandusky (Propeller), struck pier, 22 Oct 1855


Description
Full Text

SANDUSKY Propeller, damaged on pier at Black River L. E., towed to Cleveland and repaired. Property loss $1,000
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Jan. 11, 1856 (Casualty List)


      ON THE PIER. -- T.N. Bond, of Cleveland, Agent of the American Transportation Company, received a despatch from Black River Monday morning, to the effect that the propeller SANDUSKY, in endeavoring to enter the harbor there, struck the East Pier, and was unable to get off. She was bound from Toledo to Buffalo with flour, and during Monday night the wind blowing a gale, she broke her rudder and sought Black River for a harbor. The propeller CHARTER, now on her way up, will be sent to her assistance. The extent of injury sustained is not known by Mr. Bond.
      Buffalo Daily republic
      Wednesday, October 24, 1855


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: struck pier
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,000
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1855
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1079
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.47282 Longitude: -82.18404
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Sandusky (Propeller), struck pier, 22 Oct 1855