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Chicago (Propeller), aground, 17 Jun 1901


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A libel was filed In United States District Court yesterday by the Western Transit Company, owners of the steamer CHICAGO, now the ROME, against the tugs S. W. GEE and ALPHA. The transit company asks for $4,282.39 damages, alleged to have been sustained by the CHICAGO through the negligence of the tugs. It is claimed that while being towed to the Coit Slip in Buffalo June 17. 1901, by the tugs, the CHICAGO stranded, causing damages to the extent of the amount asked in libel.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Friday, June 17, 1904


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $4,282
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1901
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21042
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Chicago (Propeller), aground, 17 Jun 1901