Conemaugh (Propeller), U125858, collision, 1 May 1883
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The schr. MOONLIGHT had her jibboom and bowsprit carried away and her knighthead started by being run into by the propeller CONEMAUGH in the Milwaukee harbor Friday. The CONEMAUGH lost her port bridge. The collision was due to a misunderstanding of bell signals by the engineer.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
May 28, 1883 3-8
Steam screw CONEMAUGH. U. S. No. 125858. Of 1609.52 tons gross; 1453.11 tons net. Built 1880 at Bay City, Mich. Of 1,000 nominal horse-power.
Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885
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Wisconsin, United States
- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes