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Cygnet (Steamboat), boiler exploded, 1 Dec 1831


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The boiler of the steam boat CYGNET, on her passage between Alexandria and Potomac Creek about 16 miles from the former place exploded. The accident proved less fatal than could have been expected; but one individual perished.
      The Canadian Imigrant
      December 1, 1831
     


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Newspaper
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Clippings
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Reason: boiler exploded
Lives: 1
Remarks: Repaired ?
Date of Original:
1831
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21433
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Cygnet (Steamboat), boiler exploded, 1 Dec 1831