Republic (Propeller), collision, 1 May 1856
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Propeller REPUBLIC and schooner MELROSE collided in the Detroit River, damage
to former $800, to latter $120.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
January 31,1857 (casualty list)
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COLLISION. - Capt. D.P. Dobbins has received a letter from Detroit, which
states that the propeller REPUBLIC and schooner MELROSE came in collision in
Detroit River. The propeller had her arches badly broken, and her upper works
stove in. She would have to go into dock and repair. The schooner lost her
Buffalo Daily Courier
May 16, 1856
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- Reason: collision
Hull damage: $800
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes