China (Propeller), struck dock, 27 Aug 1871
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Propeller CHINA, collided with a dock in the St. Clair River.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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STRUCK THE PIER. - As the new iron prop. CHINA, Capt. Dickenson, which arrived here yesterday, was winding around at Fort Gratiot, the current gave her a shear that sent her against the dock with such force as to make a long deep dent in her port bows.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Monday, August 28, 1871
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes