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, sunk by collision, 1 Oct 1883


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On Friday evening last the steambarge GEORGE DUMBAR collided with a canal boat in tow of a tug going up the river and sank her, she was loaded with 5,000 bushels of corn and the loss on the cargo and vessel will be about $3,000. - Chicago Report.
      Marine Record
      Oct. 18, 1883


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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $3,000
Cargo: included
Freight: corn
Remarks: Total loss ?
Date of Original:
1883
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10373
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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, sunk by collision, 1 Oct 1883