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Rocket (Propeller), U21144, aground, 30 May 1874


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The prop. ROCKET was hard aground at the head of St. Joseph's Island, on hard clay bottom, on the 30th ult. Her mate has gone from the Sault with a lighter to her assistance.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 2, 1874 3-6


Propeller ROCKET ashore on St. Joseph's Island, Green Bay, May 1874. Loss $500.
      Casualty List for 1874
      Chicago Inter-Ocean, Dec. 25, 1974


Propeller ROCKET. U. S. No. 21144. Of 611 tons gross. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1857. First Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. Disposition: - Rig changed to barge October 2, 1877
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
      Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
     


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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $500
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1874
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Local identifier:
McN.W.10870
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Rocket (Propeller), U21144, aground, 30 May 1874