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Sacramento (Schooner), leak, 3 Oct 1854


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SACRAMENTO Schooner, sprung a leak and towed into Erie for repairs. Property loss $1,500
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

      . . . . .

The schooner SACRAMENTO, from Chicago to this port with a cargo of corn, was
fallen in with yesterday, on this lake, by the United States steamer MICHIGAN,
having lost her foresail and other rigging, and leaking. She was towed into
Erie. Her cargo consisted of 4,650 bushels corn, consigned to Niles & Wheeler.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Saturday, October 7, 1854

      . . . . .

The schooner SACRAMENTO, which was towed into Erie by the U.S. Steamer
MICHIGAN, disabled, has discharged her cargo at that port, and comes here for
REPAIRS.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Friday, October 13, 1854


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Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Freight: corn
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1854
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1783
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Sacramento (Schooner), leak, 3 Oct 1854