The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Northern Michigan (Propeller), collision, 1 Sep 1854


Description
Full Text

NORTHERN MICHIGAN Propeller and Propeller OLIVER CROMWELL collide at the head of Lake Erie. Property loss $20,000 (for both)
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

      . . . . .

      PROPELLER SUNK. --- The propeller OLIVER CROMWELL, of Kingston, C. W., came into collision with the propeller NORTHERN MICHIGAN, off Point au Pelee, night before last, about three o'clock. The NORTHERN MICHIGAN belongs to Bancroft's Cape Vincent Line, and was bound for this port. The CROMWELL was run into Pigeon Bay, and sank in about 20 feet of water. The MICHIGAN sustained no material injury. --- Detroit Free Press
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Tuesday, September 26, 1854


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Uninjured
Date of Original:
1854
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1746
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
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.










Northern Michigan (Propeller), collision, 1 Sep 1854