The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Potomac (Schooner), aground, 1 Dec 1854


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POTOMAC Schooner, ashore near Port Dalhousie, lake Ontario, cargo wheat. Property loss $12,000. Two lives lost.
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)


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A telegraph last evening, reports the schooner POTOMAC, with a cargo of wheat, ashore at the mouth of the Genesee River.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Thursday, December 7, 1854


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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: aground
Lives: 2
Freight: wheat
Remarks: ?
Date of Original:
1854
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.1969
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.26629
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Potomac (Schooner), aground, 1 Dec 1854