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Telegraph, capsized, 29 May 1856


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TELEGRAPH Schooner Scow, cargo wood, capsized on Lake St. Clair, got up, cargo lost, June 1856. Property loss, hull $200, cargo $100.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (casualty list)

      . . . . .

      CAPSIZED. - On Thursday, the scow TELEGRAPH was capsized on Lake St. Clair.
No lives were lost. She was loaded with wood from Bear Creek, C. W., for this
city. - Detroit Free Press
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      June 4, 1856


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Reason: capsized
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $200
Cargo: $100
Freight: wood
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1856
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2417
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.400277 Longitude: -82.624166
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Telegraph, capsized, 29 May 1856