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Kingston (Steamboat), aground, 1 Jun 1865


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Toronto, June 6.
      The steamer KINGSTON while endeavoring to tow a raft in the St. Lawrence River, struck a rock in Cedar Rapids, and rapidly filled. Her pilot drove her ashore. No lives lost.
      Erie Daily Dispatch
      June 7, 1865

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      The Steamer KINGSTON. -- Capt. Fortier has been successful in raising this steamer, which met with an unfortunate accident in the Cedar Rapids, a telegram having been received in this city, stating that she was raised on Saturday, and would be in Montreal on Sunday or Monday. She is probably on the dry dock by this time. We have not heard the extent of damage the steamer sustained. She was well insured. - Kingston Whig, 4th.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      July 11, 1865


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Reason: aground
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1865
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McN.W.14670
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Kingston (Steamboat), aground, 1 Jun 1865