The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Michigan (Barge), lost deck load, 1 Aug 1866


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MICHIGAN Barge, cargo staves, lost her deck load on Lake Huron, August 1866. Property loss, hull $300 cargo $1,300
      Casualty List for 1866
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      February 26, 1867

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      The barge MICHIGAN, with a cargo of staves, while in tow of a tug on Lake Huron, lost her entire deck load, and on reaching the River St. Clair, sank at Port Huron, where she now lies. - Detroit Free Press, 8th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      August 10, 1866


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: lost deck load
Hull damage: $300
Cargo: $1,300
Freight: staves
Date of Original:
1866
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.12439
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.640833 Longitude: -81.768055
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Michigan (Barge), lost deck load, 1 Aug 1866