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Acacia (Propeller), C109395, fire, 26 Aug 1897


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Hamilton, Aug. 26 - About 1:30 this morning fire destroyed the stm. ACACIA and the stmy ATHENIA. The ACACIA was owned by Mathews Bros. and plied between Hamilton and Rock Bay. She was valued at $7,000. The ATHENIA was owned by a local syndicate.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      August 27, 1897 8-3

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      BOATS BURNED AT HAMILTON.
      Hamilton, Ont., Aug. 26. - About 1:30 o'clock this morning fire destroyed the steamer ACACIA and the steam yacht ATHENIA. The ACACIA was owned by Matthews Brothers, and plied between Hamilton and Rock Bay, and was valued at $7,000. The ATHENIA was owned by a local syndicate.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Thursday, August 26, 1897 1-3

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Reason: fire
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1897
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16598
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.25011 Longitude: -79.84963
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Acacia (Propeller), C109395, fire, 26 Aug 1897