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Buckeye (Propeller), U2150, collision, 1 Jun 1861


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BUCKEYE Propeller, collided with the Schooner EMPEROR on Lake Huron.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862 Casualty List, 1861

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COLLISION. -- The propeller BUCKEYE, which arrived yesterday, had her stem badly damaged by colliding with a vessel in tow of a tug on Lake Huron, on Sunday night. The captain did not know the name of the vessel, but we see by the Detroit papers that the schooner EMPEROR, while being towed to that port for repairs, by the tug OSWEGO, was run into by an unknown propeller. This was probably the vessel with which the BUCKEYE collided. -- Milwaukee Sentinel.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 9, 1861
     
     
     
      Steam screw BUCKEYE. U. S. No. 2150. Of 351.85 tons gross; 236.02 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1856. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 136.2 x 26.0 x 11.2.
      Merchant Vesel List, U. S., 1885
     

Steam screw BUCKEYE. U.S. No. 2150. Of 378 tons. Built 1856 at Cleveland, Ohio. First home port, Ogdensburg, N.Y. DISPOSITION:-- Lost 1885.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U.S.A.
      The Lytle-Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $200
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1861
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4453
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Buckeye (Propeller), U2150, collision, 1 Jun 1861