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Josephine (Brig), split sails, 9 Jul 1855


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JOSEPHINE Brig, split canvas and lost deck load of lumber in gale on Lake Erie. Property loss $400
      Buffalo Morning express (casualty list)
      Jan. 11, 1856

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FURTHER EFFECTS OF THE SQUALL ON MONDAY.---Capt.Williams of the brig
JOSEPHINE which arrived during Tuesday night, reports that the squall struck him on
this lake and split all his canvas. He lost overboard 16,000 feet of lumber.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Thursday, July 12, 1855



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Notes:
Reason: split sails
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: damage slight
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.869
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Josephine (Brig), split sails, 9 Jul 1855