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Elisha C. Blish (Propeller), collision, 4 Jun 1862


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BLISH, E.C. Propeller (Tug, and LION Propeller (Tug), collided on the River St. Clair.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1863. Casualty List, 1862



COLLISION. -- A collision took place on Wednesday night in St. Clair River, between the tug E. C. BLISH, bound up with a vessel in tow, and the tug LION, bound down, having also a vessel in tow. The BLISH sustained serious damage amidship, as also the vessel, which lost her jibboom and headgear. The damage sustained by the LION or other vessel, we know nothing of. --- Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, June 7, 1862


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $100
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1862
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4937
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Elisha C. Blish (Propeller), collision, 4 Jun 1862