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Flying Cloud (Schooner), collision, 15 May 1855


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FLYING CLOUD schooner and PIERPONT Schooner collide off Oswego L. O. Estimated property damage $2,000
      Buffalo Morning Express (casualty list)
      Jan. 11, 1856

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      COLLISION. ---- The schooner FLYING CLOUD, bound out, ran into the schooner
PIERPONT, loaded with wheat, belonging to William Lewis, coming in on Tuesday night, off this port in a fog, raking her considerably, and carrying away some of her sails and works. No leak was occasioned, and the cargo came in all safe -- Oswego Palladium, 17th.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Saturday, May 19, 1855


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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Remarks: repaired
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.786
Language of Item:
English
  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 43.45535 Longitude: -76.5105
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Flying Cloud (Schooner), collision, 15 May 1855