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Bay State (Canal Boat), sunk, 29 Oct 1856


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Canal Boat Wrecked. The Canal boat BAY STATE was cast loose from a vessel in the harbor to-day, and floated against the inside of the East Pier, where she broke in pieces and immediately sank. The hands on board got an unexpected dose of hydropathy , and the cook narrowly escaped with life. The boat had no cargo.
      Oswego Daily Times
      Wednesday, October 29, 1856


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Notes:
Reason: sunk
Freight: nil
Remarks: Total loss?
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23675
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Bay State (Canal Boat), sunk, 29 Oct 1856