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Sancho (Propeller), fire, 1 Jun 1873


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The Canadian steam propeller SANCHO, Capt. Auger, when near Barber's Point, south of Wesport, on Lake Champlain, about 11 o'clock on Tuesday of last week, took fire and with two of the barges which were hauled along side to take off the crew, burned to the water's edge. The value of the propeller is $15,000 and the barges, $3,000 -- all od which are a total loss.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Monday, July 14, 1873


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Notes:
Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $15,000
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1873
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20237
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.08339 Longitude: -83.04985
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Sancho (Propeller), fire, 1 Jun 1873