Adriatic (Propeller), broke machinery, 1 Jun 1856
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Propeller ADRIATIC broke her shaft on Lake Erie, and was towed to Buffalo for repairs, June 1856. Property loss, hull $1,500.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
January 31, 1857 (casualty list)
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BROKE DOWN.- The new propeller ADRIATIC, on her first trip to Chicago, broke
down when fifty miles from Buffalo, on account of a flaw in her air-pump shaft. She was
towed back to this port, and will be immediately repaired, so as to leave tomorrow.
Buffalo Daily Republic
June 30, 1856
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- Reason: broke machinery
Hull damage: $1,500
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes