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Alnwick (Schooner), U565, sunk by collision, 1 Nov 1858

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Schooner ALNWICK (C), collided with Steamer DISPATCH in St. Clair Flats. Property loss $200
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      January 15, 1859 (1858 Casualty List)

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      COLLISION - SCHOONER SUNK. - The steamer DISPATCH , collided with the schooner ALENWICK, yesterday in the South Passage at the Flats, sinking the vessel, and doing considerable damage to her hull and rigging. She was loaded
with lumber, and bound up. - Detroit Tribune.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Wednesday, November 3, 1858

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Schooner ALNWICK. U. S. No. 565. Of 104.47 gross tons. Home port, Home port, Ludington, Mich.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1873
Schooner ALNWICK. U. S. No. 565. Of 122 gross tons. Built Oak Orchard, N.Y., 1851 by L. Goler. 89.5 x 20.0 x 7.5
Partly burned 1871. [last document dated 1879]
      Herman Runge List

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Reason: sunk by collision
Lives: nil
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Raised
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William R. McNeil
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Alnwick (Schooner), U565, sunk by collision, 1 Nov 1858