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Celtic (Barge), sunk, 14 Jul 1896


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LAKE BOATS LOST.
      Steambarge SAMOA, Owned by Brown & Co. of This City,
      and the Barge CELTIC sunk Near Brockville.
      Brockville, Ont., July 14. -- Two vessels, the steam barge SAMOA, owned by Brown & Co., Buffalo, and the barge CELTIC, the property of G. K. Jackson, Bay City, Mich., sank a few miles above here this morning about 9 o'clock.
Both had grain cargoes consigned to the Prescott elevator, the former carrying 74,000 bushels of oats and the latter 47,822 bushels of corn.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Tuesday, July 14, 1896


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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: corn
Date of Original:
1896
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21412
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.58341 Longitude: -75.68264
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Celtic (Barge), sunk, 14 Jul 1896