The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Montgomery (Propeller), U16467, broke machinery, 2 Aug 1858

Full Text

Propeller MONTGOMERY, broke the cross head of her engine, towed into South Manitou. Property loss $2,000
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

      . . . . .

      PROPELLER MONTGOMERY DISABLED. - Captain Spencer of the MENDOTA, reports that the propeller MONTGOMERY, of the Collingwood Line, broke her cross-head last Monday, when off the Manitous. She was towed to South Manitou dock by the prop. HUNTER, and her captain has gone to Buffalo for a new cross-head. - Detroit Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Friday, August 6, 1858

Steam screw MONTGOMERY. U. S. No. 16467. Of 995 tons gross. Built Newport, Mich., 1856. First home port, Detroit, Mich. DISPOSITION -- Rig changed to barge Sept. 25, 1879.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
      The Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868

Media Type:
Item Type:
Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $2,000
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Montgomery (Propeller), U16467, broke machinery, 2 Aug 1858