Dunkirk (Propeller), U6101, broke machinery, 30 Nov 1860
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Propeller DUNKIRK, broke machinery on Lake Erie, put into Port Maitland.
Buffalo Morning Express
March 11, 1861. (Casualty List, 1860)
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ACCIDENT TO THE PROPELLER DUNKIRK. - The propeller DUNKIRK on her trip up yesterday, off Grand River, C.W., broke her crank pin and connections, sending the piston rod back through her cylinder, doing much damage to her machinery. She was towed to Grand River by a tug.
Buffalo Daily Republic
Saturday, December 1, 1860
Screw DUNKIRK. U. S. No. 6101. Of 542 tons. Built Ohio City, Ohio 1853. First home port, Cleveland, Ohio. Disposition:-- Abandoned 1878
Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
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Hull damage: $500
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- William R. McNeil
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