Prairie State (Propeller), aground, 10 May 1860
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Propeller PRAIRIE STATE, cargo flour and wheat, &c. ashore above Mackinac; damaged 1,500 barrels. Got off
Buffalo Morning Express
March 11, 1861. (Casualty list, 1860)
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PROPELLER PRAIRIE STATE. - By Telegraph, to Capt. E.P. Dorr, from Detroit,
we learn that this propeller struck a point above Mackinaw, and sunk, on the 10th.
She was from Chicago, bound to Lake Ontario, loaded with wheat and flour with other
cargo. Probably insured in Chicago.
Buffalo Daily Republic
Saturday, May 12, 1860
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $2,000
Freight: wheat & flour
Remarks: Got off
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Michigan, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes