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Benjamin Franklin (Schooner), U2381, lost and damaged cargo, 1 Aug 1861


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FRANKLIN, BEN Schooner, cargo wheat, jetted 400 bushels and damaged remainder in gale on Lake Erie.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      Jan. 22, 1862 Casualty List, 1861


Schooner BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. U. S. No. 2381. Of 147.22 tons. Home port, Sodus, N.Y.


Schooner BEN FRANKLIN. Of 172 tons. Built at Sodus by D. McNett in 1857. Home port, Sodus. Owned by Hunter, Bates & Co. Value $5,000 Class A 2. REMARKS -- Flat
      Board of Lake Underwriters
      Lake Vessel Register, 1861
     


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Reason: lost and damaged cargo
Lives: nil
Hull damage: $50
Cargo: $700
Freight: wheat
Date of Original:
1861
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
McN.W.4639
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 42.454166 Longitude: -81.121388
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Benjamin Franklin (Schooner), U2381, lost and damaged cargo, 1 Aug 1861