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Kentucky (Propeller), lost rudder, 1 Sep 1860


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Propeller KENTUCKY, lost her rudder on Lake Erie, Towed to Port Stanley.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      March 11, 1861. (Casualty List, 1860)

      . . . . .

      A PROPELLER IN TROUBLE. - By a telegraph despatch to Capt. Dorr, this
morning, we learn that the propeller KENTUCKY, bound from Port Stanley to
Toledo, lost her rudder some 14 miles off Port Stanley, and is now there in a
disabled condition. The tug RELIEF was sent from here to her assistance, this
noon.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, September 12, 1860



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Notes:
Reason: lost rudder
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $750
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1860
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4095
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.66679 Longitude: -81.21644
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Kentucky (Propeller), lost rudder, 1 Sep 1860