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Weston (Propeller), fire, 1 Sep 1893


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The steamer WESTON caught on fire from spontaneous combuston in her coal bunker. Her cabins and about 10,000 feet of lumber were destroyed. The loss of the boat will be about $8,000. The cargo of lumber was bound for Tonawanda.
      Port Huron Daily Times
      Friday, September 8, 1893
     
NOTE:-- I have no mention of any WESTON being burned in any other casualty Lists for 1893


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Reason: fire
Freight: lumber
Remarks: ?
Date of Original:
1893
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Local identifier:
McN.W.23930
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Weston (Propeller), fire, 1 Sep 1893