The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
McGruder (Barge), sunk, 1 Nov 1871


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Barge McGRUDER, cargo lumber, sunk at Malden by getting ashore.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1871, Capt. J.W. Hall

      . . . . .

A BARGE SUNK. - The barge MAGRUDER, lumber laden, got on the river bank at
Malden, listed, and threw over a portion of her deck load. She then filled and sunk. The lumber drifted out into the lake. The barge is being pumped out.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Tuesday, November 21, 1871



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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1871
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.6593
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.08339 Longitude: -83.04985
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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McGruder (Barge), sunk, 1 Nov 1871