The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Old Concord (Propeller), U18923, aground, 15 Apr 1861

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The propeller OLD CONCORD broke her shaft last night in the ice, a short distance from the mouth of the Creek. In the attempt to tow her into the harbor she ran foul of an old sunken hulk alongside of the lighthouse. The propeller SAGINAW was this morning trying to pull her off.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      April 16, 1861

Steam screw OLD CONCORD. U. S. No. 18923. Of 457 tons gross. Built Detroit, Mich., 1855. First home port, Detroit, Mich. DISPOSITION. -- Rig changed to a schooner April 20, 1876.
      Merchant Steam Vessles of the U. S. A.
      Lytle -- Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
William R. McNeil
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Old Concord (Propeller), U18923, aground, 15 Apr 1861