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Forest Queen (Steamboat), broke machinery, 16 Jul 1859


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DISASTER. - The steamer FOREST QUEEN, due here yesterday, broke her walking beam, cylinder condenser, and other parts of her machinery, while on her passage down, 9 miles above Lexington, Lake Huron. She was towed to this port by the RUBY, arriving here at 3 o'clock this afternoon. No one was injured by this accident. - Detroit Advertiser.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, July 18, 1859

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Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1859
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16677
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.26808 Longitude: -82.53076
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Forest Queen (Steamboat), broke machinery, 16 Jul 1859