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Plymouth Rock (Steamboat), collision, 24 Oct 1854

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PLYMOUTH ROCK Steamer, afoul of Schooner S.A. GREEN, at mouth of Buffalo Harbor. Property loss $100 (for both vessels)
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

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The steamer PLYMOUTH ROCK, on her last trip down, came in collision with an
unknown brig, in Detroit River, and had a portion of her wheel house carried away.
The damage sustained by the brig was not ascertained.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Wednesday, October 25, 1854

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The steamer PLYMOUTH ROCK, in leaving port on Tuesday evening, ran foul of
the schooner SARAH A. GREEN, which was lying in the mouth of the Creek, doing
her considerable damage.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Thursday, October 26, 1854

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
William R. McNeil
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Plymouth Rock (Steamboat), collision, 24 Oct 1854