O. N. Chapin (Propeller), aground, 1 Nov 1856
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Steam tug O.N. CHAPIN, ashore near Port Stanley. Total loss.
Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)
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O.N. CHAPLIN paddle-wheel tug, smashed against the shore, 4 miles east of harbor of Port Stanley, the shore at this point is a bank about 50 feet high.
November 4, 1856
proper spelling is O.N. CHAPIN
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Screw propeller O.N. CHAPLIN, of 47 tons. Built Albany, N.Y. in 1854. First home port, Albany, N.Y. DISPOSITION -- Stranded October 31, 1856 at Port Stanley, Ont. No lives lost.
Merchant Steam Vessels of the U. S. A.
The Lytle - Holdcamper List, 1790 to 1868
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- Reason: aground
Hull damage: $4,000
Remarks: Total loss
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- William R. McNeil
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Maritime History of the Great Lakes