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Huron (Steamboat), sunk, 29 Mar 1857


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Steamer HURON, struck the wreck of the Schooner McKAY, in Chicago harbor, stove bottom and sank
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 28, 1858 (1857 casualty list)

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      The steamer HURON, which was sunk a few days since, was considerably broken by a heavy sea running over her. - Chicago April 3.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, April 3, 1857

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      STEAMER HURON. - This vessel is again all right, and as good as new. She left last evening for Grand Haven, we trust on a prosperous voyage. - Chicago Tribune, 12.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Saturday, June 13, 1857

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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $12,500
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1857
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2967
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Huron (Steamboat), sunk, 29 Mar 1857