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Emerald (Steamboat), sunk, 1 Dec 1858


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Steamer Tug EMERALD, sunk in Bear Creek, Lake St. Clair. Property loss
$3,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

      . . . . .

ANOTHER DISASTER - TUG EMERALD SUNK. - Last night the side-wheel tug
EMERALD, Captain Poole, was sunk opposite Algonac, in Bear Creek, Canada. We
have not yet learned any particulars, except that her bow is out of the water, and her
deck astern is out of sight, she having run ashore, bow on, while in a leaking condition.
- Detroit Advertiser.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, December 6, 1858

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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $3,000
Date of Original:
1858
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.3881
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.52781 Longitude: -83.02187
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Emerald (Steamboat), sunk, 1 Dec 1858