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T. G. Scott (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1860


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Schooner T.G. SCOTT, ashore on Long Point, Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Morning Express
      March 11, 1861. (Casualty List, 1860)

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Schooner T.G. SCOTT, sprang a leak off Port Burwell and went ashore at Long Point, October 1860. Property loss $2,000.
      Casualty List 1858 to 1868
      Compiled by Capt. J.H. Hall

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      The vessels ashore on Long Point prove to be the schooner AERIAL - no cargo and the schooner T.G. SCOTT - no cargo.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Thursday, October 25, 1860

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      The tug E.P. DORR left last evening to get off the schooner T.G. SCOTT, ashore at Long Point, Canada. She will probably have her in tonight, or tomorrow morning, as she is quite successful in that line and makes short work of her wrecking jobs.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Friday, November 2, 1860

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      The tug E.P. DORR returned yesterday from the schooner T.G. SCOTT, ashore at Long Point, Canada, without being able to get her off. Her bottom was so bad she could not be pumped out. She will be stripped and abandoned.
      Buffalo Daily Republic
      Wednesday, November 7, 1860

      of 96 tons (old style)
     
      schooner T. G. SCOTT. Built Port Huron, 1854.
      Herman Runge List
     
     


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $2,000
Cargo: $500
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1860
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4188
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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T. G. Scott (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1860