The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
John Wesley (Schooner), 27 Aug 1857


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The schooner JOHN WESLEY, of Port Hope, Capt. Allwood in command, on May 2nd. 1857 left Port Hope and sailed to Labrador and fished, then returned to Toronto August 27th., with a good catch. This may be the first fish cargo to be brought in by a laker.
      Toront Globe
      August 27, 1857

Schooner JOHN WESLEY (C) of 53 tons. Built Oakville, 1838. Owned by George Alvard. Home port, Port Hope. Value $600. Class C 2 REMARKS -- Large repairs in 1854.
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register, 1860
     


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fish story
Date of Original:
1857
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McN.E.11031
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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John Wesley (Schooner), 27 Aug 1857