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George Davis (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1863


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DAVIS, GEORGE Schooner, cargo --?--, stranded at Port Burwell. Total loss.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Wed. Jan. 20, 1864


Schooner GEORGE DAVIS ashore at Port Burwell a total loss, bound from Oswego to Chicago. Cargo salt, all crew saved.
      Toronto Globe
      October 14, 1863
     
     
Schooner GEORGE DAVIS, 238 tons. Built Milan, 1846 by Ruggles. Owned by Roach & Connor. Home port, Chicago. Value, $4,500 Class, B2.
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Marine Register, 1863
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $4,500
Cargo: $4,000
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1863
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Local identifier:
McN.W.332
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.65009 Longitude: -80.8164
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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George Davis (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1863