The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Mayflower (Propeller), sunk, 7 Aug 1878


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THE MAYFLOWER SUNK. - The steambarge MAYFLOWER, owned and commanded by Alex Rousiseau, of Newport, on entering the ship channel, near Monroe, on Wednesday morning of last week, ran on a pile, knocking a hole in her bottom and sinking her. She was loaded with staves and cordwood, and was bound for Toledo. She can easily be raised.
      Detroit Post & Tribune
      Friday, August 16, 1878

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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: staves, cordwood
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1878
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16159
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 41.91643 Longitude: -83.39771
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Mayflower (Propeller), sunk, 7 Aug 1878