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City of Concord (Propeller), U5538, collision, 1 Apr 1874

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      The prop. CITY OF CONCORD, on entering Oswego harbor yesterday, owing to some misunderstanding in signals, drifted and finally ran into the schr. KNIGHT TEMPLAR. The propellers steering pole, head board, and stairs leading to the upper deck were carried away. The vessel sustained no damage.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      April 17, 1874 3-6

Propeller CITY OF CONCORD, fouled with Schooner KNIGHTS TEMPLAR, at Oswego, April 1874. Loss $400.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

Steam screw CITY OF CONCORD. U. S. No. 5538. Of 385 tons gross; 282 tons net. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1868. Home port, Port Huron, Mich. 135.2 x 25.8 x 11.0 Crew of 11. Freight service. Of 380 indicated horsepower.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1906

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Reason: collision
Hull damage: $400
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
William R. McNeil
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City of Concord (Propeller), U5538, collision, 1 Apr 1874