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Robert Willis (Brig), struck bridge, 1 Sep 1853


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The brig ROBERT WILLIS, on yesterday morning while being towed up the river, (says the Chicago Tribune) ran into the bridge tender house, on the Randolph Street Bridge, upsetting the house and tearing down the telegraph wires. We believe the brig received no damage.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, September 30, 1853


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Newspaper
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Reason: struck bridge
Lives: nil
Remarks: Uninjured
Date of Original:
1853
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14524
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Robert Willis (Brig), struck bridge, 1 Sep 1853