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T. J. Minor (Canal Boat), sunk by collision, 12 Jun 1860

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ACCIDENT ON THE RIVER. - The boat sunk on Tuesday opposite Castleton by coming in collision with the propeller BOWMAN, of Troy, says the Troy Arena, was the canal boat T.J. MINOR, belonging to Mr. Kingman, of Buffalo. Her cargo consisted of 11,000 bushels of oats, which were shipped from that place by Pease & Trowbridge, and were fully insured in the Corn Exchange Company. The agent for that company has taken the property in charge, and has men employed in removing it from the sunken boat.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Saturday, June 16, 1860

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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Freight: oats
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.10979 Longitude: -76.43105
William R. McNeil
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T. J. Minor (Canal Boat), sunk by collision, 12 Jun 1860