The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1854

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p.2 The Erie Chronicle, of Tuesday, says, the schooner General Harrison was wrecked at the mouth of 20 Mile Creek. She was laden with staves. She left here on Saturday last. Crew supposed to be lost. D. Halverson, master.

Collision - The brig Audubon, bound from this port to Chicago, with a cargo of railroad iron, and the schooner Defiance from Chicago for this port with a cargo of corn, came in collision on Lake Huron about 5 miles from Presque Isle, during a dense fog on Friday night last. The Defiance went down in about twenty minutes. Crew saved and brought to this port by the propeller Mayflower. It is also reported that the Audubon went down, and that the crew were saved. [Buffalo Courier

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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Nov. 1, 1854