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Colonel Camp (Schooner), sunk by collision, 1 Sep 1856


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Schooner COLONER CAMP, and Propeller PLYMOUTH, collided on Lake Michigan. Damage to former $27,000 to latter $300. Total loss of schooner Hull $15,000, Cargo $12,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)

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      COLLISION. - The propeller PLYMOUTH and Bark COLONEL CAMP collided on Lake Michigan a few days since. The Bark struck the propeller aft and broke her crank, besides doing considerable damage. The Bark is reported sunk, but we have no particulars.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, September 24, 1856


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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $15,000
Cargo: $12,000
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.W.2544
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Colonel Camp (Schooner), sunk by collision, 1 Sep 1856