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S. B. Pomeroy (Schooner), U22346, collision, 1 Sep 1860

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Schooner S.B. POMEROY, collided with the Schooner MARY B. HALE, on Lake Erie. Damage to the former $600, to the latter $1,100.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      March 11, 1861. (Casualty List, 1860)

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COLLISION - The schooner MARY B. HALE and barque POMEROY collided off the Clay Banks a few nights ago doing considerable injury to the HALE. The POMEROY has arrived at this port. In the collision she lost her foretopmast, foremast head, spars, &c., also her big anchor and some 60 fathoms of chain. She is leaking badly, but probably
has not damaged cargo. She will have to go into dry dock. Her repairs will cost $500.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Monday, September 17, 1860

Schooner S.B. POMEROY. U. S. No. 22346. Of 406 tons gross; 386 tons net. Built Cleveland, O., 1856. Home port, Detroit, Mich. 150.5 x 32.4 x 11.6
      Merchant Vessel List, 1898

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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $600
Remarks: Repaired
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
William R. McNeil
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S. B. Pomeroy (Schooner), U22346, collision, 1 Sep 1860