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Lexington (Steamboat), broke machinery, 8 Sep 1838


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ACCIDENT. -- The Steamboat LEXINGTON broke her walking beam, and in consequence, her cylinder, cylinder head, cylinder bottom and condenser; indeed her whole engine, on Saturday morning; about 18 miles this side of Buffalo. The accident will probably lay her up the remainder of the season.
      Cleveland Daily Herald & Gazette
      Tuesday, September 11, 1838; 2:3
     


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Reason: broke machinery
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1838
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10027
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Lexington (Steamboat), broke machinery, 8 Sep 1838