The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Traveler (Steamboat), collision, 1 Apr 1853


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The stmr. TRAVELER, while endeavoring to make fast at her wharf, at Chicago on Monday evening, struck the stern of the schr. MARY G. BONESTEEL, of Milwaukee, lying at the opposite pier, and carried away both monkey rails of the vessel, broke all her stern stanchions, and stove in her bulwarks. The damages were being repaired yesterday.
      Detroit Free Press
      April 8, 1853

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Uninjured
Date of Original:
1853
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15458
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Traveler (Steamboat), collision, 1 Apr 1853