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May Queen (Steamboat), broke machinery, 31 Oct 1854


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MAY QUEEN Steamer, broke shaft, towed in. Property loss $1,000
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

      . . . . .

The Cleveland Plain Dealer of Yesterday, learns that the steamer MAY QUEEN broke
one of her shafts, on Tuesday night, while on her way from Cleveland to Detroit. She
anchored under the lee of Cunningham's Island, and was on Wednesday evening towed by
the BAY CITY to Sandusky. The NORTH STAR, we understand, took her place last
evening, to transport her passengers and freight to Detroit.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Saturday, November 4, 1854


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Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,000
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1854
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1853
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.60422 Longitude: -82.7074
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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May Queen (Steamboat), broke machinery, 31 Oct 1854