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Wissahickon (Propeller), U80598, aground, 14 Oct 1876


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The Prop. WISSAHICKON was aground Thursday afternoon in Chicago River, and two tugs had to work on her for 2 hours before she could be pulled off.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      October 14, 1876 3-5


Steam screw WISSAHICKON. U. S. No. 80598. Of 1,619.53 tons gross; 1,423.37 tons net. Built Buffalo, N.Y. 1876. Home port, Erie, Pa.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1884


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1876
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Local identifier:
McN.W.19536
Language of Item:
English
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 41.85003 Longitude: -87.65005
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Wissahickon (Propeller), U80598, aground, 14 Oct 1876