The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Louisa (Scow), sunk, 12 Jul 1856


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SCOW SUNK. - Yesterday forenoon the scow LOUISA heavily laden with brick from the River Rouge, when opposite the warehouse of Mr. James Black, in this city, for some cause filled with water and sank almost immediately, going down stern foremost. Her crew, consisting of two men, took to a small boat, which, before reaching the dock, capsized. Neither of the men were drowned. - Detroit Free Press, 13th.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Tuesday, July 15, 1856

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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: brick
Remarks: ?
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.W.16835
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.33143 Longitude: -83.04575
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Louisa (Scow), sunk, 12 Jul 1856