Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Transit (Steamboat), sunk, 7 Oct 1887
Description
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Clayton.---The steamer TRANSIT, formerly the ISLAND BELLE sank at the dock at Thousand Island park last Saturday while being loaded with stone. Overloading was the cause of the disaster.
      The Marine Record
      Thurs. Oct. 13, 1887 p. 5

NOTE.:-There is little likelihood of the TRANSIT being formerly the ISLAND BELLE


Item Type
Clippings
Notes
Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: stone
Remarks: Raised
Date of Original
1887
Subject(s)
Local identifier
McN.W.13604
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
Donor
William R. McNeil
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Transit (Steamboat), sunk, 7 Oct 1887