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London (Steamboat), struck pier, 23 Oct 1849


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The steamers LONDON and SARATOGA, on entering Cleveland harbor on Tuesday
evening, were both driven against the pier, and were considerably injured. The LONDON, we understand, will be towed down today.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, October 26, 1849

      . . . . .

      The Cleveland Plain Dealer of Wednesday, says "The LONDON came into port last night while the gale was blowing, ran against the piers, tearing away her rudde, head-gear, and injuring herself badly.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, October 27, 1849

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Notes:
Reason: struck pier
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1849
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.14666
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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London (Steamboat), struck pier, 23 Oct 1849