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Northerner (Bark), aground, 1 Aug 1861


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NORTHERNER Bark, cargo, stranded in a gale on Long Point, Lake Erie. Total loss.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862 Casualty List, 1861


NORTHERNER, Capt. Oag, owned by Thos. H. McKenzie of Dundas totally wrecked on Lake Erie 12th. August 1861, with a cargo of coal from Erie for Dundas, she was wrecked near the south-east shore of Long Point, Lake Erie. The crew took to the rigging and the vessel went to pieces soon after they got off, she sunk close to shore.
      Toronto Globe
      August 30, 1861


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Reason: aground
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $4,000
Cargo: $800
Remarks: Total loss
Date of Original:
1861
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Local identifier:
McN.W.4621
Language of Item:
English
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.555833 Longitude: -80.197222
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Northerner (Bark), aground, 1 Aug 1861