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Norseman (Steamboat), C96911, collision, 1 Apr 1874

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The schr. ECHO, while entering the river at Charlotte Saturday, collided with the stm. NORSEMAN. Part of the schooner's rigging was carried away, the bulwarks stove in and the cabin damaged considerably. the NORESMAN was not injured.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      April 15, 1874 3-5

Steamer NORSEMAN in collision with schooner ECHO, at Charlotte, Lake Ontario, April 1874. the ECHO was damaged $300. No damage reported for the NORSEMAN.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter Ocean, Dec. 25, 1874

NORSEMAN. Paddle wheel steamer. Official Canadian No. 96911. Built at Montreal 1868. TRebuilt at Kingston, Ont., in 1891 and renamed NORTH KING. 175 43 x 10 and 873 tons gross. Disposition - Scrapped 1922.
      preliminary List of Canadian Merchant Steamships
      Inland & Coastal, 1809 to 1930

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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.25506 Longitude: -77.61695
William R. McNeil
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Norseman (Steamboat), C96911, collision, 1 Apr 1874