The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 12, 1868


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p.2 The Schooner Defiance - This vessel, on the shoal off Snake Island, is rapidly going to pieces. She is completely water-logged, and the tugs have totally failed to move her from her position, although part of her deckload has been removed. A large portion of her stern is gone, and a slight addition to the present stiff breeze would doubtless make short work of her. The steamer Pierrepont removed the Defiance's crew last night. She is owned by Mr. Leonard of Olden, and is partially insured.


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Date of Original:
Oct. 12, 1868
Local identifier:
KN.25465
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
Rick Neilson
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to the applicable Canadian or American laws. No restrictions on use.
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Daily News (Kingston, ON), Oct. 12, 1868