The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Troy (Steamboat), leak, 30 Apr 1849


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The steamer TROY came in this morning leaking badly, having run on a hard substance (supposed to be an anchor) coming out of Sandusky. Cargo discharged without damage--will have to go to the railway for repair.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Monday, April 30, 1849 p.2

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      MARINE DISATSERS AND LOSSES ON THE LAKES DURING THE SEASON OF 1849
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Steamer TROY, ran on an anchor on Sandusky Flats; leaked badly; taken on
      dock for repairs...........................................$1,200
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, January 3, 1850 (extracted from list)


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,200
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1849
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.13793
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.44894 Longitude: -82.70796
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Troy (Steamboat), leak, 30 Apr 1849