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Chief Justice Marshall (Schooner), leak, 15 Aug 1857


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Schr. CHIEF JUSTICE MARSHALL, sprung a leak on Lake Erie, ran to Long Point for shelter, then to Buffalo, discharged and stopped leak. Property loss $150.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)

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      We are informed this morning that the schooner CHIEF JUSTICE MARSHALL, with a cargo of staves, left Erie last Saturday (8/15) for this port, and has not been heard from since. It is supposed that she was driven up the lake by the northeaster, which came on after she sailed, or that, possibly, she may have capsized.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 21, 1857 2-6

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      The schr. CHIEF JUSTICE MARSHALL lays under Long Point leaking, but not much damaged. Assistance has been sent.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      August 22, 1857 2-6


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Newspaper
Item Type:
Clippings
Notes:
Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Freight: staves
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1857
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.3178
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Chief Justice Marshall (Schooner), leak, 15 Aug 1857