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D. F. Rose (Propeller), U35149, fire, 25 Sep 1876


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Capt. John Rice failed to raise the prop. D.F. ROSE, sunk at Tonawanda, and the expedition returned to port. A second attempt will be made.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      September 28, 1876 3-5


The steam barge ROSE, lumber laden, was partially burned Tuesday night at Tonawanda. The fire started in the engine room about 12 o'clock. The fire was extinguished by scuttling the boat. The damage is thought not to exceed $1,000. The hull and cargo were insured. The tug CROWELL and a steam pump were sent down this evening to raise the burnt craft.
      Cleveland Herald
      Saturday, September 30, 1876
     


The stmb. D.F. ROSE, which caught fire and was scuttled at Tonawanda last Monday night, was pumped out and raised yesterday. A survey to ascertain the extent of her injuries will be held today. She is discharging her cargo.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 3, 1876 3-6


Steam screw D.F. ROSE. U. S. No. 35149. Of 258.82 tons. Of 75 nominal horsepower. Home port, Marine City, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1880/81


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Reason: fire
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1876
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19526
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.02033 Longitude: -78.88032
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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D. F. Rose (Propeller), U35149, fire, 25 Sep 1876