The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Transit (Steamboat), sunk, 7 Oct 1887


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Clayton.---The steamer TRANSIT, formerly the ISLAND BELLE sank at the dock at Thousand Island park last Saturday while being loaded with stone. Overloading was the cause of the disaster.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Oct. 13, 1887 p. 5

NOTE.:-There is little likelihood of the TRANSIT being formerly the ISLAND BELLE


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: stone
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13604
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Transit (Steamboat), sunk, 7 Oct 1887