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W. H. Craig (Schooner), collision, 1 Jul 1861


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CRAIG, W.H. Schooner and the Schooner ENTERPRISE collided near Bar Point, Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862. Casualty List, 1861

      . . . . .

Early Saturday morning a collision took place with the schooners W.H. CRAIG and
ENTERPRISE off Bar Point, Lake Erie, as both vessels were being taken in tow by
the tug PARKER, bound up. The former vessel had her jibboom and bowsprit carried
away; the latter sustained no damage. The repairs to the CRAIG will be about $75.
The vessels have been towed to this port.------Detroit Tribune
      Buffalo Commercial ADvertiser
      July 16, 1861



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Reason: collision
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $200
Remarks: Repaired
Date of Original:
1861
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4505
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.055277 Longitude: -83.116388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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W. H. Craig (Schooner), collision, 1 Jul 1861