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Hero (Steamboat), exploded, 25 Aug 1885


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Steamer HERO, of Montreal, built 1878 and of 159 tons. On August 25, 1885 steamer exploded on the St. Lawrence River. Property loss valued at $2,000. Cargo of sundries.
      List of Partial Lake Losses, 1885
      Cleveland Leader
      December 7, 1885

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NOTE.- Two HERO's, one a Steamer of 209 tons built 1860, and the other a Prop. of 342 tons built 1878 ? Both from Quebec.


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Reason: exploded
Hull damage: $2,000
Freight: sundries
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1885
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Local identifier:
McN.W.17812
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Hero (Steamboat), exploded, 25 Aug 1885