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Wales (Tug), sunk by collision, 16 May 1890


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While coming up the river for this port the propeller CANISTEO collided with the Canadian tug WALES, towing the barge WALES, bound for Tonawanda. The Canadian boat went to the bottom just below the old blast furnace and has not been raised yet.
      Buffalo Evening News
      May 16, 1890


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Newspaper
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Notes:
Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original:
1890
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.22219
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Wales (Tug), sunk by collision, 16 May 1890