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Siren (Barge), aground, 14 Jun 1897


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The barge SIREN, towed by the steamer IONA, from Trenton, Ont., to Quebec, struck a rock in the rapids below Prescott and grounded on Doran's Island, badly damaged. The tow carried 800,000 feet of lumber. The vessels belonged to the Kingston & Montreal Forwarding Co.
      Milwaukee Evening Wisconsin
      July 14, 1897
     
     


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: ?
Date of Original:
1897
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.23300
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.71681 Longitude: -75.51604
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Siren (Barge), aground, 14 Jun 1897