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Florence (Schooner), sunk, 5 Dec 1854


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FLORENCE Schooner, sunk at Put-In-Bay Harbor, Lake Erie. Property loss $5,000
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

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      LOSS OF THE SCHOONER "FLORENCE" --- We learn that the little schooner FLORENCE, bound from this port to Monroe, with a cargo of merchandise, struck the reef between Kelly's Island and Put-in-Bay, and went to pieces on Tuesday. The crew were all saved.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Friday, December 8, 1854

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The little schr. FLORENCE bound from this port to Monroe, with a cargo of merchandise, struck the reef between Kelley Island and Put-In-Bay and went to pieces on Tuesday. The crew were all saved. - Buffalo Democracy.
      Cleveland Leader
      December 11, 1854 3-4


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Reason: sunk
Lives: nil
Freight: merchandise
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1854
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McN.W.1973
Language of Item:
English
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Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Florence (Schooner), sunk, 5 Dec 1854