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American Republic (Bark), aground, 4 Dec 1854


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AMERICAN REPUBLIC Bark, ashore at Long Point Cut, cargo corn, damaged and sold. Property loss $6,000
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

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A telegraph from the captain of the barque AMERICAN REPUBLIC, states that that vessel went ashore on Monday, at Long Point Cut, Canada. She had on board a cargo of 19,000 bushels corn for D.N. Tuttle, of this city.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Wednesday, December 6, 1854

      . . . . .

THE BARQUE "AMERICAN REPUBLIC"---The United States Steamer MICHIGAN
came into port yesterday, about noon, having the barque AMERICAN REPUBLIC in tow.
This vessel, it will be remembered, went ashore, in December last, at Long Point Cut
with a cargo of corn for this port. The barque has been ashore all winter, and was hauled
off on Saturday. She does not appear to have suffered any great damage, and will be
immediately repaired.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Monday, May 14, 1855


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Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: corn
Remarks: Got off
Date of Original:
1854
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1964
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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American Republic (Bark), aground, 4 Dec 1854