The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Fanny (Sloop), 26 May 1849


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The sloop FANNY, was launched at Geneva, on Sunday last. After the launch, a party of 20 persons, went out for a sail in her, when she was struck by a flaw of wind and capsized, drowning Capt. Borgan and one of the party. Capt. Clark of the propeller CALIFORNIA, picked up the survivors. The sloop now lies northeast from Grand River light, about 8 miles off shore.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, June 2, 1849

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launch
Date of Original:
1849
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Local identifier:
McN.E.1874
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Fanny (Sloop), 26 May 1849