Ruby (Barge), burnt, 22 Sep 1871
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Barge RUBY, and the Barge REGULATOR both with cargoes of hay, burned in the
Detroit River; total losses.
Marine Disasters on the Western
Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall
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BARGES BURNED. - Two barges, the RUBY and REGULATOR, laden with hay in bales, took fire in the Detroit River at Fighting Island, in the Canadian channel, Friday night, and were entirely consumed, with their cargoes. They were in tow of a small tug.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
Tuesday, September 26, 1871
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- Reason: burnt
Remarks: Total loss
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes