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Thomson Kingsford (Propeller), U145223, aground, 25 Sep 1881


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Oswego, Sept. 26. -- The steamer THOMAS KINGSFORD, of Oswego, during a storm yesterday broke from her moorings at Wellington, a Canadian lake shore dock, and sank in six feet of water after some pounding. Her cargo of 9,400 bushels of barley for Morton, of Owego, is partly wet. She will be raised tomorrow.
      Cleveland Herald
      Friday, September 30, 1881

      . . . . .

      The steambarge T. KINGSFORD, barley laden, which sank at Wellington, has been pumped out, and is now at Oswego undergoing repairs.
      Cleveland Herald
      Wednesday, October 5, 1881


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: barley
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1881
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.21720
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.95012 Longitude: -77.34947
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Thomson Kingsford (Propeller), U145223, aground, 25 Sep 1881