The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Trouble Over Pay
Sault Evening News (Sault Sainte Marie, MI), 29 Aug 1903, p. 6

Full Text
Men refused to Unload Ties From the Buckley Yesterday

The steamer Buckley is not likely to get away from the foot of Sugar Island for several hours yet. A tug went down yesterday to help her out of her difficulty, carrying a crew of men sufficient to take off the cargo of ties in short order, but a dispute arose over the amount of money to be paid for the work. As a result the tug and crew came back and the crew of the stranded boat will have to do all the work, unless somebody else is found to undertake the job. From information received here it is learned that the boat is four feet out.

Media Type:
Item Type:
Date of Publication:
29 Aug 1903
Language of Item:
  • Michigan, United States
    Latitude: 46.3376727581988 Longitude: -84.1878608886719
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Maritime History of the Great Lakes
WWW address
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Trouble Over Pay