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Saratoga (Schooner), waterlogged, 14 Nov 1853


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Schooner SARATOGA LOST:-- The Oswego times of Monday, says that the schooner SARATOGA, Capt. Joseph Allen, foundered in the lake about twenty miles from that city, Sunday evening about 11 o'clock. She was loaded with 95,000 feet of lumber, consigned to Messrs. Smith & Post. The captain and crew took to the yawlboat, and arrived in Oswego Monday morning between 4 and 5 o'clock. The vessel and lumber will probably be a total loss. The SARATOGA was owned by Capt. Igo, of that city, and was insured.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      November 17, 1853


SACKETT'S HARBOR, nOV. 15, p.m. -- The ONTARIO towed into Sackett' Harbor the old SARATOGA, loaded with lumber for Messrs. Smith & Post, of Oswego. She was water-logged ten miles below.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      November 18, 1853
     

SARATOGA Schooner, waterlogged and deserted on Lake Ontario, towed into Sackett's Harbor by Steamer ONTARIO. Property loss $1,000
      Buffalo Express
      Jan. 2, 1854 (casualty list)



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Reason: waterlogged
Lives: nil
Remarks: Recovered
Date of Original:
1853
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Local identifier:
McN.W.2285
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.795555 Longitude: -77.905555
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Saratoga (Schooner), waterlogged, 14 Nov 1853