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


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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


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: lost deck load
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10146
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Wend the Waves (Barge), lost deck load, 1 May 1883