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Algerian (Steamboat), C81609, aground, 23 Jul 1887


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Paddle wheel steamer ALGERIAN, of 43 tons reg. 10 years old and bound from Toronto to Montreal on July 23, 1887, she was crowded by a steamer and struck on St. Lambert Flats, a partial loss of $300. Home port, Montreal.
      Statement of Wreck and Casualty
      Dept. of Marine & Fisheries, 1887


Steam paddle KINGSTON. Built at Montreal in 1855. Rebuilt Montreal 1872 and renamed BAVARIAN, rebuilt Kingston 1874 and renamed ALGERIAN, renamed CORNWALL in 1904. Official Canadian Number [in 1874], 71609. 176 x 27 x 10. DISPOSITION. -- Scrapped in 1930
      Preliminary List of Canadian Merchant Vessels
      Inland & Coastal, 1809 to 1930
     


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $300
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1887
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13763
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Algerian (Steamboat), C81609, aground, 23 Jul 1887