The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Glenbulah (Bark), burnt, 9 Oct 1871


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GLENBULAH Bark, destroyed by Chicago fire; total loss.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

      . . . . .

NOTE - Other sail vessels burnt and supposed total losses in the Chicago Fire were
VALETTA - ECLIPSE - GLENBULAH - A.P. NICHOLS - C. NILSSON - ALNWICK - STAMPEDE and N.C. FORD.

      . . . . .

      The Chicago Inter-Ocean says the new schr. BURTON was reconstructed from the old bark GLENBULAH, burned in Chicago during the great fire. Ballentine & Co. of Bay City, purchased the hull of the GLENBULAH, rebuilt and sold the craft to Messrs. Burton Bros. of Erie, for $25,000.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 20, 1873 3-6


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: burnt
Remarks: Rebuilt as BURTON
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.6204
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Glenbulah (Bark), burnt, 9 Oct 1871