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Rocket (Propeller), U21144, aground, 3 Aug 1868


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NOT OFF YET. -- The propeller ROCKET, which grounded above Sarnia, a few days since, is still hard on. We did not learn of any damage being sustained, either to cargo or boat, and aside from her long delay, nothing further will probably result from the accident.
      Chicago Tribune
      Thursday, August 6, 1868


Propeller ROCKET. U. S. No. 21144. Of 611 tons gross. Built Cleveland, Ohio, 1857. First Home port, Buffalo, N.Y. Disposition: - Rig changed to barge October 2, 1877
      Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
      Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1868
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23233
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.983611 Longitude: -82.411944
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Rocket (Propeller), U21144, aground, 3 Aug 1868