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Illinois (Steamboat), broke machinery, 29 Jul 1854


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ILLINOIS Steamer, broke machinery on Lake Huron, towed to Detroit by U.S. Steamer MICHIGAN. Property loss $2,500
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb, 28, 1855 (casualty list)

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We learn from the Detroit Free Press, that the steamer ILLINOIS was towed into
that port, on Friday morning, by the U.S.Steamer MICHIGAN, she broke her shaft
on Lake Huron, and will be obliged to lay over a few days for repairs.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Monday, August 1, 1854



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Newspaper
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Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1854
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1710
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Illinois (Steamboat), broke machinery, 29 Jul 1854