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Indiana (Bark), collision, 16 Oct 1854


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

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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 two of her arch posts.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Thursday, October 19, 1854

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      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


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1854
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1834
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Indiana (Bark), collision, 16 Oct 1854