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W. L. Manning (Schooner), damaged against pier, 24 Aug 1863


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Schooner W.L. MANNING, when loading coal was driven against the pier at Cleveland in a gale.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wednesday, January 20, 1864

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      SCHOONER WRECKED. - The schooner W.L. MANNING, loading coal outside the government pier, was struck last night by a sudden squall, and driven against the end of the pier with such force as to stave a hole in her side, and otherwise injuring her to such an extent that she will prove a complete wreck. She was a small vessel of 150 tons burthen, and is owned in Buffalo, we believe. We could not learn the amount of insurance on her. - Cleveland Herald.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Friday, August 28, 1863

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      THE MANNING. - A steam pump was this morning put aboard the schooner MANNING, damaged a day or two ago, for the purpose of endeavoring to get her afloat again. - Cleveland Herald.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, August 29, 1863

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Notes:
Reason: damaged against pier
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,800
Cargo: $200
Freight: coal
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1863
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Local identifier:
McN.W.229
Language of Item:
English
  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.4995 Longitude: -81.69541
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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W. L. Manning (Schooner), damaged against pier, 24 Aug 1863