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John Brown (Propeller), sunk, 23 Aug 1863


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ACCIDENT TO THE TUG "JOHN BROWN" -- The Welland Press says: The tug JOHN BROWN was taking a tow of mud scows on Thursday last from the dredges in the canal to the mouth of the Chippewa to dump, and ran afoul of a sunken scow at the enterance to the creek into the Niagara River, breaking her screw and capsizing her and filling her with water. She has since been raised and taken into the dry dock at Port Robinson.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      August 26, 1863


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1863
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21288
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.06682 Longitude: -79.04957
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John Brown (Propeller), sunk, 23 Aug 1863