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Ben Loder (Steamboat), boiler explosion, 19 May 1860


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STEAMBOAT EXPLOSION ON SENECA LAKE. - The little steamer BEN LODER, running on Seneca Lake, exploded her boiler just before leaving the dock for her regular trip, on Saturday morning, fatally scalding the engineer, and severely scalding two or three others on the boat. Four horses were also badly scalded.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Tuesday, May 22, 1860

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Reason: boiler explosion
Lives: 1
Remarks: ?
Date of Original:
1860
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16356
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.58948 Longitude: -82.58852
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Ben Loder (Steamboat), boiler explosion, 19 May 1860