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St. Lawrence (Steamboat), broke machinery, 16 Sep 1889


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Alexandria Bay. - As the St. LAWRENCE approached the Kingston dock Saturday evening, with 600 excursionists, her walking beam broke and one of the driving rods was forced through the cylinder and steam chest ruining all that portion of the motive power.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Monday, September 9, 1889


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Notes:
Reason: broke machinery
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1889
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Local identifier:
McN.W.21857
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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St. Lawrence (Steamboat), broke machinery, 16 Sep 1889