Oriental (Propeller), broke machinery, 19 May 1856
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ORIENTAL Propeller, broke her crank pin on Lake St.Clair, and was towed to Detroit for repairs. Property loss, hull $300.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)
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The propeller ORIENTAL, laden with corn, flour and provisions, from Chicago
for Buffalo, broke her crank pin near the St. Clair Flats, and was towed to this
port yesterday. She will be speedily repaired and proceed. - Det. Adv. 20.
Buffalo Daily Courier
May 22, 1856
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- Reason: broke machinery
Hull damage: $300
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes