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Fulton (Steamboat), collision, 5 Jun 1842


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COLLISION.--- The schr. PHILADELPHIA is considerably damaged about her bows and
bowsprit, in consequence of a collision with the stm. FULTON, near Dunkirk, on Sunday morning shortly after midnight. The schooner struck the FULTON on the larboard quarter, piercing the state rooms with her bowsprit and doing considerable damage. Capt. McCrary is unable to say whether any person was injured on board the FULTON as the vessels remained together but a moment.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      June 6, 1842


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Reason: collision
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1842
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13098
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.4795 Longitude: -79.33393
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fulton (Steamboat), collision, 5 Jun 1842