The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Brothers (Steamboat), sunk, 6 May 1856


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BROTHERS Steamer (C), sunk in River Thames, June 1856, total loss. Property loss hull $5,000; cargo $500.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)

     
THE STEAMER "BROTHERS" SUNK. - On Sunday last the steamer BROTHERS, owned by Mr. Charles Davis of this town, loaded with bricks, was wrecked near the light-house at the mouth of the River Thames, while on her way to Windsor. Great exertions are now being made to recover both the wreck and the cargo. - Chatham Planet.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      May 12, 1856

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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $5,000
Cargo: $300
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1856
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2444
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.319166 Longitude: -82.454166
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Brothers (Steamboat), sunk, 6 May 1856