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Invincible (Schooner), collision, 22 Nov 1858

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Schooner INVINCIBLE, collided with the Propeller PRAIRIE STATE in the St. Clair River, propeller's upper works stove, and the schooner's bowsprit etc, carried away. Property loss $1,700
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

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      COLLISION. - This morning, just after day-break, as the propeller PRAIRIE STATE was decending St. Clair River, she collided with the schooner INVINCIBLE, upward bound. Their bows came together with a tremendous crash. The propeller upper works were carried away for about 20 feet on her port side, including pilot house, kitchen, etc. The schooner had everything forward stripped from her, clean to her hull, but we believe no leak was sprung. - Detroit Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Tuesday, November 23, 1858

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William R. McNeil
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Invincible (Schooner), collision, 22 Nov 1858