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Pascal P. Pratt (Schooner), aground, 9 Oct 1858

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Schooner P.P. PRATT, cargo of lumber, ashore near Fort Gratiot. Got off. Property loss $900.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

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      The propeller MOHAWK CHIEF, from Port Huron, reports a white fore-and-after
of about 120 tons burthen, ashore at the South Pass. She is deeply loaded and hard
on, headed to the shore. - Detroit Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Monday, October 11, 1858

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      The small schooner reported ashore yesterday at the South Pass proves to be
the P.P. PRATT, of Buffalo. The tug RED ERIC left today with a steam pump to
get her clear. - Detroit Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, October 12, 1858

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SCHOONER PRATT. - The tug RED ERIC arrived yesterday with the P.P. PRATT
in tow. She appears to have met with pretty hard usage. Her stern is sprung, and she
is otherwise badly damaged. She is lying at Wolverton's dry dock. - Detroit Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Thursday, October 14, 1858

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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Got off
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Pascal P. Pratt (Schooner), aground, 9 Oct 1858