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Premier (Schooner), leak, 1 Aug 1858


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PREMIER Schooner (C), cargo staves, sprang a leak, off Point Abino, Lake Erie, towed into Buffalo. Property loss $200.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

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FOUNDERED. -- The PREMIER, a Canadian schooner, bound from Chatham to this port, with a load of staves consigned to Messrs. Farmer & Scatchard, from some cause became water-logged and foundered in the little gale of yesterday near Point Abino. We have not yet been able to learn the particulars, except that no lives were lost, and that arrangements are being made for the removal of her cargo, which will be saved. Neither vessel or cargo was, we believe, insured here.
      Buffalo Daily republic
      Thursday, August 5, 1858


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Reason: leak
Lives: nil
Freight: staves
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1858
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Local identifier:
McN.W.3667
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.836111 Longitude: -79.095277
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Premier (Schooner), leak, 1 Aug 1858