The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Badger State (Bark), leak, 1 May 1856


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BADGER STATE Bark, cargo provisions, sprung a leak from grounding on bank of St. Clair River, discharged and docked at Detroit. Property loss, hull $1,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)

      . . . . .

      The bark BADGER STATE arrived at Detroit yesterday, leaking badly, having
sprung a leak on her passage. A despatch from Capt. Bates states that her cargo
is being discharged---not materially damaged.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      May 17, 1856

      . . . . .

      The barque BADGER STATE came out of dry dock yesterday, and commenced
reloading. Her cargo is provisions, for Buffalo. - Det. Adv., 23rd.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      May 26, 1856

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Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,000
Freight: provisions
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1856
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2385
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Badger State (Bark), leak, 1 May 1856