Wreck of the Maggie, The

DESCRIPTION: Maggie leaves Brooklyn in Bonavista Bay and arrives in St John's harbour "when Captain Blunden cried, 'My boys, there's a steamer bearing down.'" Maggie and the steamer Tiber crash. Many are drowned
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1960 (Leach-Labrador)
KEYWORDS: death ship crash wreck
HISTORICAL REFERENCES:
Nov 7, 1896 - The Maggie sinks after collision with the Tiber in St John's Harbour (source: Northern Shipwrecks DataBase)
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (3 citations):
Leach-Labrador 80, "The Wreck of the Maggie" (1 text, 1 tune)
Lehr/Best 70, "The Maggie" (1 text, 1 tune)
Ryan/Small, pp. 42-43, "The Wreck of the Maggie" (1 text, 1 tune)

ST LLab080 (Partial)
Roud #4413
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "Loss of the Maggie" (subject)
File: LLab080

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