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Superior (Steamboat), broke machinery, 1 May 1849


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MARINE DISASTERS AND LOSSES ON THE LAKES DURING THE SEASON OF 1849
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Stmr. SUPERIOR, broke machinery near Buffalo; loss and expenses.........$3,000
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Thursday, January 3, 1850 (extracted from list)

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The steamer SUPERIOR on her upward trip to Chicago, when abreast of Silver Creek, broke her shaft and received some other damage. She was towed back to this port by the steamer BALTIMORE, and her passengers transferred to the WISCONSIN.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Monday, May 14, 1849


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Reason: broke machinery
Hull damage: $3,000
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1849
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Local identifier:
McN.W.13979
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Superior (Steamboat), broke machinery, 1 May 1849