The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 4, 1865

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p.2 The Detroit Tribune publishes a full statement of the disasters on the Western Lakes, from all causes, during the past season. From this source we find that 379 disasters have taken place, thus classified:-Explosions - 8; capsized - 7; ashore - 123; sprung a leak - 151; destroyed by fire - 4; lost sails - 202; foundered 9; collisions - 47; while the number of vessels that have passed out of existence is 57.

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Rick Neilson
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Jan. 4, 1865