The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Lady Franklin (Propeller), U14827, broke machinery, 2 Jul 1863


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DISABLED. - The propeller LADY FRANKLIN, while on the passage down from Chicago, last Thursday, and while on Lake Michigan, broke her shaft. The propeller PITTSBURGH, also bound down, came along shortly after the accident, took her in tow, and was expected to arrive in the St. Clair River yesterday afternoon. The FRANKLIN will doubtless come on to this port for repairs. - Detroit Free Press.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, July 9, 1863

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Propeller LADY FRANKLIN. U. S. No. 14827. Of 341 tons. Built Chicago, Ill., 1861. First home port, Chicago, Ill. DISPOSITION:-- Burnt Nov. 7, 1877. Rig changed to barge Dec. 3, 1882.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
      Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 - 1868


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Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1863
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16763
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 43.68473 Longitude: -86.53036
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Lady Franklin (Propeller), U14827, broke machinery, 2 Jul 1863