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Henry Gildersleeve (Steamboat), boiler exploded, 1 Oct 1840


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BLOW UP.--The boiler of the Steamboat GILDERSLEEVE, a new boat, exploded at Toronto a few days since. Two men on board were badly scalded. She was considered the fastest boat on Lake Ontario.
      Cleveland Daily Herald
      Monday, October 19, 1840 p.3 col.1


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Reason: boiler exploded
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1840
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13152
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.634444 Longitude: -79.370833
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Henry Gildersleeve (Steamboat), boiler exploded, 1 Oct 1840