The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
London (Steamboat), aground, 1 Nov 1847


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STEAM BOAT LONDON. -- We understand that the steamer LONDON encountered the gale of Saturday night, and was driven hard towards the lee shore at a perilous point - the name of which we have forgotten. Capt. Willoughby, however, managed admirably, and got her off, though he was compelled to through overboard 350 barrels of flour, composing the deck load.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      November 17, 1847


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1847
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Local identifier:
McN.W.20656
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.08339 Longitude: -83.04985
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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London (Steamboat), aground, 1 Nov 1847