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Windsor (Schooner), aground, 3 Nov 1853

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WINDSOR Schooner, wrecked at Green Bay, cargo supplies, November 3, 1853. Property loss $ 8,500.
      Buffalo Express
      Jan. 2, 1854 (casualty list)

SCHOONER WINDSOR WRECKED:-- The Milwaukee Sentinel says: The schooner WINDSOR, belonging to Chicago, went ashore several days ago, about 5 miles from Louis Island, near the entrance to Green Bay, and is probably a total wreck. She had on a cargo of provisions. There was an insurance of $4,000 on the vessel, and $7,000 on the cargo.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      November 12, 1853
Schooner WINDSOR. Built Buffalo 1847. 114.7 x 25.1 x 10.3
      Herman Runge Notes
Schooner WINDSOR, of 270 tons.
      Commerce of the Lake region
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      April 19, 1848

Schoorner WINDSOR, OF 269.35 TONS.
      Vessels Enrolled & Licensed at Buffalo Creek, 1849
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Friday, March 30, 1849

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: supplies
Remarks: Total loss
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  • Wisconsin, United States
    Latitude: 45.02971 Longitude: -87.46094
William R. McNeil
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Windsor (Schooner), aground, 3 Nov 1853