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General Taylor (Propeller), broke machinery, 1 Jun 1856


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FROM LAKE SUPERIOR. - The propeller GEN. TAYLOR arrived here yesterday from
Lake Superior. In goint through the Sault canal she broke her engine, and was propelled here by one wheel only. She brought 250 tons of copper---about half of which was consigned to the smelting works in this city, and the remainder to Cleveland. - Detroit Free Press, 23.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      June 25, 1856


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Newspaper
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Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Freight: copper
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14753
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.50308 Longitude: -84.35171
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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General Taylor (Propeller), broke machinery, 1 Jun 1856