Ellen M. O'Brien (Propeller), boiler explosion, 1 May 1866
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ELLEN M. O'BRIEN Propeller Tug, of 27 tons, owned at Tonawanda. While in the harbor of Tonawanda vessel exploded her boiler and became a total loss. May 1866. Loss to ship $5,000 insurance $3,000. One life lost.
Marine Casualties on the Great
Lakes 1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard
Tug O'BRIEN exploded her boiler at Black Rock, and killed her captain. Total loss. May 1866
Casualty List for 1866
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867
ELLEN M. O'BRIEN Propeller of 27 tons. U. S. No. 7234. Built 1864 at Buffalo. Abandoned 1876
Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
Lytle - Holdcamper list 1790 - 1868
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