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Locke (Barge), aground, 23 Sep 1910


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ROLPH IN TROUBLE.
      Port Colborne, Ont., Sept. 24. - The steamer JOHN ROLPH and barge LOCKE, from Ashtabula to Toronto, coal laden, ran ashore last night on Second Point, two miles east of here, in the fog. The barge was released this morning. The steamer ROLPH is still aground. Tugs pulling all night failed to release the steamer. Her cargo is being lightered on scows.
      Buffalo Evening News
      September 24, 1910


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: coal
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1910
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18203
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.90012 Longitude: -79.23288
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Locke (Barge), aground, 23 Sep 1910