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Joseph Wilson (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1857

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WILSON, JOSEPH Schooner(C), ashore at Stoney Island, got off. Property loss $300
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 28, 1858 (1857 Casualty List)

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      Goderich (C.W.) Nov. 21. -- The severe gale of Wednesday has continued unabated throughout the day. The schooner Lieut. BARNEY, bound up with a cargo of iron, is ashore 16 miles south of this place. The crew were saved.
      The steam tug UNCLE BEN, of Detroit, is ashore at Kettle Point, a total wreck.
      The schooner JOSEPH WILSON, of Goderich, is ashore at Stony Island. Crew saved.
      The crew of the GAME COCK, represented ashore near here yesterday, are saved.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      November 23, 1857

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Remarks: Got off
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.221388 Longitude: -81.616388
William R. McNeil
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Joseph Wilson (Schooner), aground, 1 Nov 1857