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J. F. Tracy (Schooner), U12774, collision, 1 Jul 1860


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Schooner TRACEY, damaged by collision with the Schooner TRAVELLER in Detroit River.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      March 11, 1861. Casualty List, 1860

      . . . . .

      The schrs. TRAVELER and J.F. TRACEY collided on Sunday morning in the Detroit River near the Lower Light, both bound down, lumber loaded. The TRACEY's bowsprit was so badly sprung or broken as to compel her to return to
this port for a new one. She arrived here yesterday afternoon. The TRAVELER sustained no serious damage and proceeded on her voyage.
      Detroit Free Press
      July 24, 1860


Schooner J.F. TRACY. U. S. No. 12774. Of 161.78 tons. Home port, Conneaut, Ohio.
      Merchant Vessel List, U. S., 1869


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Notes:
Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $100
Freight: lumber
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1860
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4054
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.081944 Longitude: -83.125555
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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J. F. Tracy (Schooner), U12774, collision, 1 Jul 1860