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City of New York (Propeller), U4377, aground, 7 Nov 1866

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CITY OF NEW YORK Propeller, aground in the Detroit River, November 1866. Property loss $150.
      Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
      Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867

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AGROUND. - The propeller NEW YORK, which left here for Buffalo Wednesday evening, got aground on Fighting Island, and up to last night had not been got off. A scow has been taken down to lighten the freight from the propeller, when an effort will be made to pull her off with tugs. - Detroit Free Press, 10th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, November 13, 1866

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Steam screw CITY OF NEW YORK. U.S. No. 4377. Of 301.54 tons gross; 209.58 tons net. Built 1863 at Cleveland, Ohio. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 133.4 x 26.5 x 11.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1886

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $150
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.216944 Longitude: -83.118611
William R. McNeil
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City of New York (Propeller), U4377, aground, 7 Nov 1866