Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Campana (Propeller), aground, 17 Jun 1909
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STEAMER AGROUND - PANIC ENSUES.
      CAMPANA Hits A Rock Near Quebec And Big Hole Is Torn In Her Bow.
      Montreal, June 18. - The steamer CAMPANA ran aground off St. Valier De Rellechase, 24 miles below Quebec, while en route from Pictou, Nova Scotia to Montreal, with a large passenger list last night. A panic ensued on board, but subsided after the passengers had been convinced there was no danger. They were transferred to a ferry boat and taken to Quebec.
      The steamer has a big hole in her bow, made by a rock and is under water up to her second deck. The salvage steamer STRATHCONA has gone to her rescue.
      Buffalo Evening News
      Friday, June 18, 1909


Item Type
Clippings
Notes
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original
1909
Subject(s)
Local identifier
McN.W.21075
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Quebec, Canada
    Latitude: 46.81228 Longitude: -71.21454
Donor
William R. McNeil
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Campana (Propeller), aground, 17 Jun 1909