The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Queen Victoria (Steamboat), collision, 18 Aug 1851


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August 18, 1851. - Steamer QUEEN VICTORIA, (British) damaged by collision with propeller DELAWARE, on Lake Erie. Property loss, $400
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, January 5, 1852
      Casualty List for 1851

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Steamer VICTORIA, British, and the propeller DELAWARE, came in collision on Tuesday evening, about a mile from the Light-house. The DELAWARE received but slight injury, but the VICTORIA was so much injured that she returned to port for repairs.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Thursday, August 21, 1851


NOTE:- casualty is entered under both names, however QUEEN VICTORIA is the correct name.


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Notes:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $400
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1851
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Local identifier:
McN.W.14794
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Queen Victoria (Steamboat), collision, 18 Aug 1851