The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
A. B. Ward (Propeller), sunk, 11 Mar 1860


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Propeller A.B. WARD, (Tug,) sank in Chicago in consequence of a hole being left in her bottom by the carpenters. Raised. Property loss, $100
      Buffalo Morning Express
      March 11, 1861. (Casualty list, 1860)

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      Sunday night the wind blew great guns, and the lake at Chicago was visited by a terrific gale. The tug WARD sunk in the North Branch Sunday night. She had just come out of the dry-dock and was in perfect order.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, March 14, 1860

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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $100
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1860
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.3893
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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A. B. Ward (Propeller), sunk, 11 Mar 1860