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General Taylor (Propeller), collision, 24 Jun 1857

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Propeller GENERAL TAYLOR and Schooner HUBBARD collided on Lake Erie, schooner bady injured, towed to detroit for repairs. Property loss $2,700 (for both)
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)

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Schooner HUBBARD and Propeller GENERAL TAYLOR collised off Pelee Point. Both considerably damaged. Property loss $3,000
      Chicago Daily Press
      Casualty list for 1857

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      COLLISION. - The propeller GENERAL TAYLOR, and schooner HUBBARD,
with a cargo of corn for this port, collided on Lake Huron, yesterday. The schooner
arrived at Detroit yesterday, in tow of the propeller, and was taken in charge by the
Inspector of the Board of Underwriters, and was taken into the dock for repairs.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thursday, June 25, 1857

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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
William R. McNeil
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General Taylor (Propeller), collision, 24 Jun 1857