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Potomac (Bark), aground, 1 Oct 1869


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POTOMAC Bark, aground at Bar Point, Lake Erie; got off, leaking.
      Marine Disasters on the Western
      Lakes during 1869, Capt. J.W. Hall

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      The bark POTOMAC is ashore at Bar Pt., coal laden. The stm. T.F. PARK was sent to her assistance Thursday afternoon.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 30, 1869 3-5

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      The stm. T.F. PARK arrived at Detroit Friday afternoon having in tow the bark POTOMAC, which had been ashore on Bar Pt. The amount of damage sustained by the vessel has not been ascertained.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      November 1, 1869 3-5


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1869
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Local identifier:
McN.W.8028
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.055277 Longitude: -83.116388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Potomac (Bark), aground, 1 Oct 1869