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Banner (Brig), U2155, lost anchors & chains, 4 Dec 1854

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BANNER Brig, slipped anchors and chains in Buffalo Bay. Property loss $750
      Buffalo Democracy
      Feb. 28, 1855 (casualty list)

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The brig BANNER, which lay at anchor in the Bay all Sunday and Monday, came into port on Monday night, as soon as the storm abated. The only damage she sustained was the loss of her top-gallant mast.
      The Democracy, Buffalo
      Wednesday, December 6, 1854

Schooner BANNER. U. S. No. 2155. Of 288.84 tons gross; 274.40 tons net. Built Conneaut, Ohio, 1847. Home port, Buffalo, N. Y. 140.0 x 28.0 x 10.4
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1885

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Reason: lost anchors & chains
Lives: nil
Remarks: Repaired
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  • New York, United States
    Latitude: 42.88645 Longitude: -78.87837
William R. McNeil
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Banner (Brig), U2155, lost anchors & chains, 4 Dec 1854