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Baltimore (Schooner), collision, 6 Aug 1847

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BALTIMORE Schooner ran into the steamer GENERAL SCOTT, near Put-In-Bay. Damages slight.
      Buffalo Courier (casualty list)
      March 17, 1848

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On Friday night last the Steamboat GENERAL SCOTT and Schooner BALTIMORE, both of this port, came in collision in the vicinity of Put-In-Bay. The schooner struck the SCOTT near her stern, running into the Ladies cabin, carrying away the wash-room &c.
The BALTIMORE lost her flying-jib-boom, bowsprit, and was otherwise uninjured. Nobody hurt on board either vessel, and the hulls uninsured. - Sandusky Mirror.
      Cleveland Herald
      Wed. Aug. 18, 1847

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BALTIMORE Schooner, ran afoul of the Steamer GENERAL SCOTT near Put-in-Bay carrying away some of her upper works; hull uninjured. Aug 6,1847.
      Casualty List for 1847
      Erik Hyle's private papers

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  • Ohio, United States
    Latitude: 41.65838 Longitude: -82.81658
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Baltimore (Schooner), collision, 6 Aug 1847