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Lotus Seeker (Steam yacht), boiler explosion, 22 Jul 1889


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Boiler Explosion.
      Narrow Escape of the Engineer and Fireman of the Steamer LOTUS SEEKER
Thousand Island Park, July 22. - The boiler of the LOTUS SEEKER was blown up yesterday afternoon while lying at the private dock of her owner, E. R. Holden of new York, and vice-president of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western railroad, who has a cottage here. The two occupants, the engineer and fireman, were unharmed.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Monday, July 22, 1889


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Reason: boiler explosion
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired ?
Date of Original:
1889
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21850
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Lotus Seeker (Steam yacht), boiler explosion, 22 Jul 1889