The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
F. L. Fairfield (Tug), capsized, 12 Mar 1874


Description
Full Text

      Yesterday morning the tug F.L. FAIRFIELD, lying in the Commercial Slip, capsized by the accumulation of melted snow, which had been thrown on her from a canal boat and leaked through into the hold. She was pumped out in the afternoon and righted, not having sustained any serious damage.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      March 13, 1875 3-6


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: capsized
Lives: nil
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1874
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.19422
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










F. L. Fairfield (Tug), capsized, 12 Mar 1874