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  • The Great Lake Marine
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  • Oswego Harbor
    Gleason's Pictorial Companion, 19 Jun 1852, p. 400     The picture herewith presented is a representation made during the last winter, is the bed of the river forming the harbor in the city of Oswego. The excavation was made by means of a coffer dam, erected so as to embrace an area of about three acres, extending from the ...
    Gleason's Pictorial Companion, 19 Jun 1852, p. 400   The picture herewith presented is a representation made during the last winter, ...
  • New Discovery in Lake Ontario
    Oswego Times & Journal (Oswego, NY), 10 Jul 1856     New Discovery in Lake Ontario. - A fine natural harbor on Lake Ontario, a few miles below Presque' Isle, has been opened by a strange freak of Nature, and "Consecon" is now accessible to steamers of the largest class. The Colbourn "Transcript" says the steamer "Chief Justice Robinson" made an ...
    Oswego Times & Journal (Oswego, NY), 10 Jul 1856   New Discovery in Lake Ontario. - A fine natural harbor on Lake ...
  • The East Harbour
        The East Harbor-- The sad spectacle of three wrecks which presents itself to the view of all who visit the vicinity of the east harbor, immediately suggests to the minds of the "looker on" the necessity of a speedy improvement of that place so as to prevent the immense loss ...
      The East Harbor-- The sad spectacle of three wrecks which presents itself ...
  • Buffalo Gazette (Buffalo, NY), 3 Dec 1816
        The many disasters which have attended our lake navigation, is partly owing to the want of safe and convenient ports and harbors. There is no port in which the Shipping suffers so severely as the port of Buffalo Creek. The deposits of sand in the mouth of the creek prevents ...
      The many disasters which have attended our lake navigation, is partly owing ...
  • Buffalo Gazette (Buffalo, NY), 12 Nov 1816
        The inhabitants of this village are requested to meet at Pomeroy's Coffee-House on Friday evening next, at 6 o'clock for the purpose of taking into consideration the importance of improving the harbor at this Port and adopting such measures as shall then be deemed proper...
      The inhabitants of this village are requested to meet at Pomeroy's Coffee-House ...
  • Pier Company
    Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, OH), 24 Apr 1821, p. 4, column 2     PIER COMPANY Notice is hereby given that the annual election for Directors of the Cleaveland Pier Company, will be holden at the Courthouse, in this village, in the first Monday of May next, at 3 o'clock, P.M. A general attendance is requested, Noble H. Merwin, ...
    Cleveland Herald (Cleveland, OH), 24 Apr 1821, p. 4, column 2   PIER COMPANY Notice is hereby given that the annual election for Directors ...
  • Engineers Will Come Here Soon To Make Probings
    Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), 11 Aug 1931     Engineers Will Come Here Soon To Make Probings Work will be Preliminary to award of Dredging Contract Construction of a float from which engineers may make probings of the bottom of the Oswego river, which is to be dredged under a contract to be awarded late this autumn, will ...
    Oswego Palladium (Oswego, NY), 11 Aug 1931   Engineers Will Come Here Soon To Make Probings Work will be Preliminary ...
  • Our Harbor
    Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 18 Aug 1865     Our Harbor The gales of last winter made sad havoc with the water defenses of our harbor. The "East Pier" was almost bodily carried away by the gales of early winter, while the "West Pier" was greatly damaged in many places. These interested in the commerce of Oswego will be ...
    Oswego Commercial Times (Oswego, NY), 18 Aug 1865   Our Harbor The gales of last winter made sad havoc with the ...
  • Buffalo Gazette (Buffalo, NY), 19 Nov 1816
        Canandaigua, Nov. 19. We are sorry to hear from lake Ontario that four schooners were driven ashore and lost near Cape Vincent, during the late violent gales. Considerable damage has been sustained in the loss of property, but happily the lives of all on board were saved...
      Canandaigua, Nov. 19. We are sorry to hear from lake Ontario that ...
  • Rail Roads and Steam Boat
    Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 19 Jul 1847, p. 2     Rail Roads and Steam Boats.--It is in contemplation by the Sandusky Railroad Company, to build a fast boat to run on their line between Sandusky and Buffalo, exclusively for passengers, and to run through by day-light. The Boston Company, ...
    Buffalo Courier (Buffalo, NY), 19 Jul 1847, p. 2   Rail Roads and Steam Boats.--It is in contemplation by the Sandusky Railroad ...
  • , capsized, 1 Aug 1858
        Reason: capsized Lives: 1 ...
      Reason: capsized Lives: 1 ...
  • , capsized, 1 Jun 1858
        Reason: capsized Lives: 5 ...
      Reason: capsized Lives: 5 ...
  • Insurance, U44149, capsized/aground, 12 Jul 1881
        Reason: capsized/aground Lives: nil Freight: stone Remarks: Total loss ...
      Reason: capsized/aground Lives: nil Freight: stone Remarks: Total loss ...
  • Milton D. Ward (Steamboat), U90162, abandoned, 10 Mar 1902
        Reason: abandoned Lives: nil Remarks: Total loss ...
      Reason: abandoned Lives: nil Remarks: Total loss ...
  • Huron (Steamboat), U157173, aground, 1 Jul 1914
        Reason: aground Lives: nil Remarks: Got off ...
      Reason: aground Lives: nil Remarks: Got off ...
  • Napanee (Steamboat), fire, 1 Jun 1840
        Reason: fire Lives: ? Remarks: ?? ...
      Reason: fire Lives: ? Remarks: ?? ...
  • Admiral (Steamboat), C88306, fire, 4 Oct 1904
        Reason: fire Remarks: Total loss ...
      Reason: fire Remarks: Total loss ...
  • Prince Arthur (Steamboat), fire, 17 Jun 1877
        Reason: fire Hull damage: $30,000 Remarks: Total loss ? ...
      Reason: fire Hull damage: $30,000 Remarks: Total loss ? ...
  • Excursion (Steamboat), fire, 17 Oct 1877
        Reason: fire Lives: nil Remarks: Total loss ...
      Reason: fire Lives: nil Remarks: Total loss ...
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