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Montgomery (Propeller), broke machinery, 1 Nov 1866


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MONTGOMERY Propeller, broke her machinery in Saginaw Bay, November 1866. Property loss $400
      Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
      Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867

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MONTGOMERY Propeller of 1,104 Tons, owned at Detroit by Ward Co. Bound from Sarnia to Chicago, broke her machinery in Saginaw Bay, November 1866. Loss to ship $3,000 insurance $2,000
      Marine Casualties on the Great Lakes
      1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard Report

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The propeller MONTGOMERY broke her cylinder head and otherwise damaged her machinery so badly that she will probably lay up for the season. The accident happened on Saginaw Bay a few days ago. She was bound down with a cargo of wheat. - Milwaukee Sentinel, 5th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, November 8, 1866

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Reason: broke machinery
Hull damage: $400
Freight: wheat
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1866
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Local identifier:
McN.W.12716
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.75002 Longitude: -83.66664
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Montgomery (Propeller), broke machinery, 1 Nov 1866