Mohawk (Propeller), exploded boiler, 27 Apr 1871
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MOHAWK Propeller, exploded her pony boiler at Buffalo; damage $500.
Marine Disasters of the Western
Lakes 1871. Capt. J.W. Hall
On the 27th. April,1871, a donkey boiler in use on board of the steamer MOHAWK exploded while lying at the wharf at Buffalo, by which accident the chief engineer of the steamer was slightly scalded. The local inspectors made no further report of the matter than as above noted.
"Hist., of Lake Naviagtion"
Marine Record, Feb. 17, 1887 p. 6
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- Reason: exploded boiler
Hull damage: $500
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New York, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes