The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Buffalo (Propeller), collision, 16 Oct 1854


Description
Full Text

BUFFALO Propeller and Barque INDIANA collided on St. Clair Flats. Property loss $ 500 (for both ?)
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

      . . . . .

      The propeller BUFFALO, in coming down the St. Clair River, on Monday last, ran foul of the Barque INDIANA, carrying away the Barques jib-boom. She also lost her large anchor. The propeller sustained but little damage, beyond breaking breaking two of her arch posts.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Thursday, October 19. 1854

      . . . . .

      The propeller BUFFALO and the Barque INDIANA came in collision, on the St. Clair River, Wednesday week. The propeller suffered about $1,000 worth of damages.
      Cleveland Morning Leader
      Friday, October 27, 1854


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1854
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1833
Language of Item:
English
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.










Buffalo (Propeller), collision, 16 Oct 1854