Republic (Bark), collision, 1 May 1860
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REPUBLIC Bark, damaged by collision with Propeller MARY STEWART off Madison Dock, Lake Erie.
Buffalo Morning Express
March 11, 1861. Casualty List 1860
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A collision took place on Tuesday evening off Madison Dock. on Lake Erie,
between the prop. MARY STEWART and the bark REPUBLIC, of Clayton, a
dense fog prevailing at the time, with little or no wind stirring. The vessel had
her jibboom, bowsprit and headgear carried away, while the propeller sustained
little or no damage. The propeller was bound to Cleveland, and the bark to this
port, arriving here this afternoon.
Detroit Free Press
May 17, 1860
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- Reason: collision
Hull damage: $150
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes