The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
City of New York (Propeller), U4377, aground, 1 Oct 1875


Description
Full Text

The weather of the past few days has been so stormy that a number of disasters have happened on the lakes. The water has been very low in the river and several steamers have ran aground. The steam barge KERSHAW ran ashore on Grosse Isle below Alexander House Thursday of last week and only got off yesterday afternoon. The PITTSBURG went ashore on the lower end of Fighting Island and the propeller CITY OF NEW YORK near the KERSHAW on Tuesday, but were got off yesterday morning. The schooner JAMES WADE is ashore on Pelee Island.
      Amherstburg Echo
      October 29, 1875
     
     
     
Steam screw CITY OF NEW YORK. U.S. No. 4377. Of 301.54 tons gross; 209.58 tons net. Built 1863 at Cleveland, Ohio. Home port, Chicago, Ill. 133.4 x 26.5 x 11.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1886


Media Type:
Text
Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1875
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.21620
Language of Item:
English
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 42.12532 Longitude: -83.15826
Donor:
William R. McNeil
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Email
WWW address
Comment on this item
Groups of Related Records
Shipwreck news
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










City of New York (Propeller), U4377, aground, 1 Oct 1875