The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Potomac (Bark), aground, 30 Nov 1867


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Cleveland, O., Nov. 30. -- A heavy storm of wind has been raging since midnight, snowing and freezing.
      The barque POTOMAC, laden with telegraph poles, was driven on the piles against the marine Hospital at ( A. M., this morning. The crew were saved. The vessel is pounding heavily on the piles, and her bottom will probably break up.
      Toledo Blade
      December 1, 1867


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: telegraph poles
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1867
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.21277
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Potomac (Bark), aground, 30 Nov 1867