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Constellation (Brig), aground, 17 Jun 1852


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Brig CONSTELLATION, beached on Lake Huron, jetted 1,800 bushels corn and got off. Property loss $1,000
      Buffalo Morning Express
      December 25, 1852 (1852 casualty list)

      . . . . .

      MARINE ACCIDENT. - The brig CONSTELLATION, Capt. Green, on Lake Michigan,
during the gale of the 17th, lost her centre board, and got on the reef at Point au Barque.
She was forced to throw overboard a portion of her cargo, which consisted of 13,000 bushels
of corn, some two or three thousand bushels of which were lost.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Tuesday, June 29, 1852


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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: corn
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1852
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Local identifier:
McN.W.1409
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Constellation (Brig), aground, 17 Jun 1852