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Saugenay (Steamboat), fire, 11 May 1861


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Steamer SAGUENAY, burnt in the Lachine Canal. Loss to hull $8,000. Loss to cargo $4,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862 (Casualty list for 1861)

      . . . . .

      Capt. Dorr received the following dispatch this morning:
      Montreal, May 13, 1861.
      The steamer SAGUENAY was burned here in the canal Sunday morning, and has since sunk. --- A. Davidson.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 13, 1861

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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $8,000
Cargo: $4,000
Date of Original:
1861
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4378
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Saugenay (Steamboat), fire, 11 May 1861