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Burlington (Propeller), lost barges, 7 Apr 1886


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A suit for damages is threatened agains R. Burlington, of Bay City, owner of the steambarge BURLINGTON, because of the loss of the barges VANATTA and STAR OF HOPE, April 7, off Point Pelee. It is alleged that Mr. Burlington's agent or employee (the captain of the steambarge) induced the tow by promises of safe passage, and that he did not fulfill all his promises.
      The Saginaw Courier
      April 28, 1886

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Reason: lost barges
Remarks: ?
Date of Original:
1886
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17136
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 41.908055 Longitude: -82.508888
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Burlington (Propeller), lost barges, 7 Apr 1886