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Conemaugh (Propeller), U125858, collision, 28 May 1883


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Owing to a misunderstanding of bell signals by the engineer of the CONEMAUGH, she collided with the Schooner MOONLIGHT, which had her jibboom and bowsprit carried away and her knighthead started. The CONEMAUGH lost her port bridge. - Milwaukee Report.
      Marine Record
      June 2, 1883

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Steam screw CONEMAUGH. U. S. No. 125858. Of 1609.52 tons gross; 1453.11 tons net. Built 1880 at Bay City, Mich. Of 1,000 nominal horse-power.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Damaged
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10152
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Conemaugh (Propeller), U125858, collision, 28 May 1883