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Mendota (Propeller), lost deck load, 1 Nov 1861


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MENDOTA Propeller, jetted deck load of beef, in a gale on Lake Huron.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862. Casualty List, 1861

      . . . . .

ACCIDENT.---A private despatch from Detroit, received at 12 o'clock, noon, today,
states that the propeller MENDOTA had sprung a leak and thrown over her cargo, on
Lake Huron. She had not yet arrived at Detroit.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 8, 1861


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Notes:
Reason: lost deck load
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $8,000
Cargo: $7,000
Freight: beef
Date of Original:
1861
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4774
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mendota (Propeller), lost deck load, 1 Nov 1861