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Fountain City (Canal Boat), fire, 19 Jun 1872


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The steam canal boat FOUNTAIN CITY, while lying near the foot of Ferry Street, Black Rock, last evening, about half-past eight o'clock, took fire. The flames were extinguished without the aid of the department. No alarm sounded. Loss slight. We did not learn the origin of the fire.
      Buffalo Evening Post
      June 20, 1872


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1872
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Local identifier:
McN.W.18284
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.91617 Longitude: -78.90198
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fountain City (Canal Boat), fire, 19 Jun 1872