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Francis (Steamboat), fire, 6 Sep 1877


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DESTROYED BY FIRE
      Two Steamers Burned at Ottawa, Ont.
Ottawa, Ont., Sept. 7. -- The steamer FRANCIS, belonging to McRae & Co., was burned to the water's edge last night, near Sorel. No insurance.
The steamer QUEEN, of the Ottawa River Navigation Co., caught fire at noon today, and was almost totally destroyed. Loss heavy.
      The J. W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, September, 1877.
     


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Reason: fire
Lives: nil
Remarks: Total loss ?
Date of Original:
1877
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Local identifier:
McN.W.24054
Language of Item:
English
  • Quebec, Canada
    Latitude: 46.03336 Longitude: -73.11585
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Francis (Steamboat), fire, 6 Sep 1877