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Old Jack (Propeller), boiler explosion, 29 Oct 1868


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The tug OLD JACK, formerly owned in this city, while towing the schooner C.A. KING up the Cuyahoga River, was blown up by the explosion of her boiler. The captain and engineer were badly scalded, and the former was injured severely. She is owned by Greengren & Arnold, of Cleveland.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 29, 1868 3-4



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Reason: boiler explosion
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1868
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Local identifier:
McN.W.15815
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Old Jack (Propeller), boiler explosion, 29 Oct 1868