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Illinois (Schooner), aground, 22 Nov 1855


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ILLINOIS Schooner, general cargo, ashore near Grand River, C. W., Lake Erie. Property loss, Vessel $1,500. Cargo, $3,000
      Buffalo Morning Express
      Jan. 11, 1856 (Casualty List)



      The schooner ILLINOIS, from this port for Detroit, with a cargo of iron, powder and apples, in making the harbor at Grand River, Canada, struck and went ashore east of the piers and filled with water.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, November 23, 1855


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $1,500
Cargo: $3,000
Freight: general cargo
Date of Original:
1855
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1256
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.855277 Longitude: -79.577777
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Illinois (Schooner), aground, 22 Nov 1855