The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Ithaca (Schooner), gale damage, 4 Nov 1856


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ITHICA Schooner, split canvas, lost mainboom, lost bower anchor to gale under Long Point, Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 31, 1857 (1856 casualty list)

      . . . . .

      The schooner ITHICA, hence for Toledo, in ballast of salt, split her canvas
broke her main-boom, and lost her best bower anchor and 60 fathoms of chain,
under Long Point.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thursday, November 6, 1856



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Notes:
Reason: gale damage
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $400
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.W.2759
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Ithaca (Schooner), gale damage, 4 Nov 1856