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Pacific (Propeller), aground, 1 Sep 1871


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PACIFIC Propeller, on the rock in the Sault River; suffered severe damage.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall



      From the steamer CHINA we learn that the propeller PACIFIC ran on the rocks at the Sault River last week, knocking a hole in her bottom and has four feet of of water in the hold.... The PACIFIC is loaded with flour and wheat and they left her lying at DeTour for a steam pump, which is hourly expected from the Sault.
      Port Huron Times
      September 28, 1871


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Damaged severely
Date of Original:
1871
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Local identifier:
McN.W.6151
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.059722 Longitude: -83.945833
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Pacific (Propeller), aground, 1 Sep 1871