The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Illinois (Propeller), aground, 3 Jun 1859


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The propeller ILLINOIS, in coming up the river on Friday night, run hard aground on Fighting Island. Yesterday morning the tug CLIFTON towed the propeller MARY STEWART down with which to lighten her. After removing a considerable quantity of her freight, the ILLINOIS was enabled to get off, and she came up to the city last evening, having the MARY STEWART in tow. - Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Wednesday, June 8, 1859

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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1859
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.16655
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.216944 Longitude: -83.118611
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Illinois (Propeller), aground, 3 Jun 1859