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Milwaukee (Steamboat), U16619, struck pier, 30 May 1862


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The steamship MILWAUKEE struck the north pier coming into the harbor on Friday night, tearing away two of the guard knees of her larboard wheelhouse. She has since been laid up repairing, but will be ready to resume her regular trips today. --- Milwaukee Sentinel, 3d.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, June 5, 1862
     
     
     
Steam paddle MILWAUKEE. U. S. No. 16619. Of 1,039 tons. Built Buffalo, N.Y., 1859. Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. DISPOSITION:-- Lost 1868.
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the United States,
      1790 to 1868. The Lytle - Holdercamp List
     


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Notes:
Reason: struck pier
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1862
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21301
Language of Item:
English
  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 43.0389 Longitude: -87.90647
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Milwaukee (Steamboat), U16619, struck pier, 30 May 1862