The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Wend the Waves (Barge), lost deck load, 1 May 1883


Description
Full Text

Steambarge EAST SAGINAW with Barges WEND-THE-WAVES, HINCKLEY, and LIGHT GUARD was caught in two cyclones on Lake Michigan last week. Her tow line parted and the barges went into Chicago seperately. The WEND-THE-WAVES lost about 500 railroad ties, which were washed off her deck.
      Marine Record
      June 2, 1883


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: lost deck load
Date of Original:
1883
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.10146
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Wend the Waves (Barge), lost deck load, 1 May 1883