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Virginia Purdy (Schooner), leak, 18 Aug 1853


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PURDY, V. Schooner, sprung a leak, cargo of salt, ran into Fairport, cargo damaged. Property loss $1,500
      Buffalo Express
      Jan. 2, 1854 (casualty list)

      . . . . .

Captain Averill, of the propeller CHARTER, says the Cleveland Herald, report
that at Grand River, schooner V. PURDY, in, nearly water-logged, having sprung
leak during the blow on Thursday.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Monday, August 22, 1853




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Newspaper
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Clippings
Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Freight: salt
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1853
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.2100
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Virginia Purdy (Schooner), leak, 18 Aug 1853